Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: September 21, 2019 @ 9:13 am

4000

Gram Stain

Specimen:Collect:
  • Swab in Culturette-Aerobic

Also Acceptable:
  • Body Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container
Submit:
  • Swab in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.

Also Acceptable:
  • One Slide(s) . Submit Ambient.
  • Body Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Ambient.
Special Handling:
  • State Source
Stability:Ambient: 1 Week(s); Refrigerated: 1 Week(s); Frozen: Unacceptable; Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Microscopy
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:1-2 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 87205
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 4000 - GRAM STAIN
  • 4921 - REVIEW INDICATED
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