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  KOH Wet Mount-(POC - Provider Performed) Specimen Type:
   

Other


POINT OF CARE TESTING

Specimen requirements: Clean Specimen Container, Tube, or Microcope Slide
Reference Ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A N/A N/A N/A Negative
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: All specimens, such as vaginal, pus, exudate, tissue scrapings
Absolute minimum amount: N/A
Method of collection: Swabs, Scrapings
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: N/A
Order/entry screen(s):  N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: N/A
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: N/A
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Resistence of fungal elements to reaction with KOH
Special Instructions: Refer to procedure "KOH WET MOUNT TECHNIQUE" located at the patient care area site. If unable to perform the test, send the specimen (a swab in a clean plastic tube with small amount of saline) to the Clinical Laboratories - Microbiology.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: N/A
CyberLAB code: N/A
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A