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  Fungal Identification & Sensitivities Specimen Type:
   

Other


MICROBIOLOGY

Specimen requirements: Culture Plate
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: N/A
Absolute minimum amount: N/A
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: All containers must be labeled with patient name and medical record number.
Request test on form: Multi Labs/Micro/Viro/Serology ( 151-905 )
Order/entry screen(s): N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: Varies with request & species submitted
For Hillcrest deliver to: Microbiology : Room 2-109
For Thornton deliver to: Microbiology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: N/A
Special Instructions: Probes available for Histoplasma capsulatum, Coccidioides Immitis. Sensitivities available for: 5 FC. Amphotericin B, Ketoconazole, Itraconazole, Voriconazole, Fluconazole, Mycofungin, Caspofungin
SOFT LAB abbreviations: IDFUN for Fungal Identification; SNORG for Fungal Susceptibility
Secondary code: N/A
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A