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Viral Culture, Eye

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code P324
Test group Viral culture
Performed by Microbiology
In House Availability Set up daily, day and evening shifts
Container type Submit sample in viral holding medium
Sample type Cotton swab w/wire shaft, Unfixed tissue
UCSF Rejection Criteria Sample collected on Calgi-swabs. Swabs not received in viral holding media.
Normal range
Synonyms CID
Stability Room temperature 6 hours, refrigerated 24 hours
Additional information Spectrum of agents sought includes adenovirus, influenza and parainfluenza and enteroviruses
Last Updated 10/24/2013 10:49:17 AM
Entry Number 985
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