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Fungal Culture, dermatophytes with KOH

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code P257
Test group Fungal Culture
Performed by Microbiology
In House Availability Set up daily, day and evening shifts
Container type Sterile container or Red top vacuatiner
Sample type Skin
UCSF Rejection Criteria Samples on swabs
Normal range
Stability Refrigerated 24 hours
Additional information Includes culture for dermatophytes and KOH-Calcofluor white stain.

See also Mycology section in text at front of Lab Manual.
CPT coding 87101, 87206
LOINC code 575-1
Last Updated 6/22/2016 12:28:35
Entry Number 403
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