Culture, Ear

Specimen Type

Test ID   LAB942
EPIC Order   Ear culture
CPT Code   87070
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Clinical Microbiology, 984-974-1805
Tube Station   82
Specimen Routine: Flexible MiniTip eSwab (Lawson #143675)
Gram stain   Yes
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day, 7 days/week
Turnaround Time   2 -7 days
Comments Deliver within 2 hrs of collection.

Reviewed by jcarr on December 08, 2021

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UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514