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Environment Culture

Infectious Disease Laboratories : Microbiology

Test ID/Workstation :
ENVIR MIC2
Specimen Type:
Equipment swab, Formula, Water, Autoclave strips
Tube Type:
Specimen container
Collection Volume:
5.0 mL fluid (minimum 1.0 mL or swab)
Cause for Rejection:
Specimen collected in nonsterile container
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Daily
Methodology:
Culture
Special Instructions:
Use Eswab to culture equipment. For fluid samples such as formula or dialysis water, please send at least 1.0 mL for testing. Deliver to laboratory as soon as possible.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8412
TAT:
48 hours
CPT Code:
87084
Synonyms:
Autoclave Culture; Respiratory Care Culture