Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: March 22, 2019 @ 9:13 am

4410

Culture - Fungus, Other Sources

Specimen:Collect:
  • Body Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container

Also Acceptable:
  • Culturette-Aerobic
  • CSF in Sterile Specimen Container
  • Tissue in CSF in Sterile Specimen Container
Submit:
  • 2 mL (Min:1 mL) Body Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Ambient.

Also Acceptable:
  • Body Fluid in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
  • Tissue in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Ambient.
  • CSF in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Ambient.
Special Handling:
  • State Source
  • Possible sources: Abscess Material, Body Fluid, CSF, Ear, Eye, Hair, Nails, Nasal, Mouth, Sputum (5 mL), Tissue, Urine (15-20 mL), or Urogenital.
    Do not refrigerate CSF - must remain ambient.
Stability:Ambient: 1 Day(s); Refrigerated: 1 Week(s); Frozen: Unacceptable; Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Culture
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:4-5 Week(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 87102
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 4410 - FUNGUS CULTURE, OTHER SOURCES
  • 4937 - REVIEW INDICATED
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