955 Vaginal Culture

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Swab 48 Hours See Report

Specimen Requirements

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

Method

Culture

Schedule

Sun-Sat

Turn-Around Time

3-5 Days

Instructions/Notes

Clinical Utility

The significance of any isolate(s) must be assessed with respect to the source. An organism's pathogenci potential and possibility of colonization and infection and the number of other organisms recovered from the same culture must also be assessed.

CPT Codes

87071, 87081 X 2

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