Definitive Organism Identification (View in report form.)
|CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: ||C AER REF; C ANAEROBE; C ANA REF; C FUN REF; C AFB REF; GS|
|CPT CODE: ||87070; 87075; 87076; 87106; 87118; 87205|
|DAYS PERFORMED: ||Daily, 24 hours|
|TURNAROUND TIME: ||Anaerobe: 3-4 days after receipt; aerobic: 48-72 hours after receipt; fungal 48 hours to 2 weeks after receipt; mycobacteria: 1-2 weeks after receipt. The stated turnaround time assumes a fresh, viable, pure culture.|
|SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: ||Clinical isolates (pure culture)|
|TEST SYNONYM(S):||Isolate for Identification; Organism Identification, Definitive|
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