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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