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Bacterial Culture, Miscellaneous
|Test group||Bacterial Culture|
|In House Availability||Set up daily, day and evening shifts|
|Processing notes||Maintain sample at room temperature|
|Stability||Contact Microbiology at x3-1268. Stability dependent on source and pathogen sought|
|Reflex?||If bacteria are detected that are not normal mixed flora they are automatically identified and susceptibility testing is performed.
Full ID and/or susceptibility testing may be omitted upon request when sample is submitted for testing.
|Additional information||Laboratory should be contacted for special organism requests not specifically listed in the Laboratory Manual|
|Last Updated||10/2/2010 11:51:24 AM|
If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667