871 Culture, MRSA

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Fluid/Tissue 48 Hours 2 - 8° C No Growth

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Fluid
Container: YourSwab (BD ESwab)
Temperature: Ambient

Method

Culture

Schedule

Mon-Fri

Turn-Around Time

48-72 hrs

Instructions/Notes

YourSwab (BD ESwab) or Culture Swab

Clinical Utility

See MRSA screen

CPT Codes

87081

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