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  • Culture, Non-Bronchial - Quantitative

Culture, Non-Bronchial - Quantitative

Test ID   Lab5054
EPIC Order
  Quantitative Non-Bronchial Culture
CPT Code   87071
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Clinical Microbiology
Tube Station   82
Specimen Routine: 60 ml Capped Syringe (NO NEEDLE) or sterile container;  See Important Comments
Gram Stain   Yes
Fungal Direct   Yes
Availability Routine: 24 hrs, 7 days/week
Turnaround Time   7 days
Reference Range    

These cultures are for specimens not obtained by Bronchoscopic means.
Deliver within 2 hours of collection. Specify if from Cystic Fibrosis Patient;
Routine specimens on adults (non-CF) includes screen for Legionella

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on February 18, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

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