Legionella Cult.

Infectious Disease Laboratories:Microbiology

Test ID/Workstation: LGNCL SUMMA

Specimen Type: Respiratory (Sputum, BAL, Tracheal asp., Bronch, wash)

Tube Type: Specimen container

Collection Volume: 1.0 mL

Cause for rejection: Specimen sent in nonsterile container

Storage: Ambient

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: Culture

Special Instructions: Contact Microbiology (38412) before obtaining specimen

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8412

TAT: 7 days

Additional Info: -

CPT Code: 87081

Synonyms: Legionella pneumophilia Culture

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