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  Mycoplasma Culture Specimen Type:
  Also known as Mycoplasma pneumoniae Culture

Other


VIROLOGY

Specimen requirements: Sterile Specimen Container
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 2 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 1 mL
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: ASAP
Label instructions: Specimen must be labeled with patient name and medical record.
Request test on form: Multi Labs/Micro/Viro/Serology ( 151-905 )
Order/entry screen(s): Microbiology/Virology
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 13 Days
For Thornton deliver to: Microbiology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
For Hillcrest deliver to: Microbiology : Room 2-109 or Virology Rm. 2-104
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: N/A
Special Instructions: BRONCH WASH, TRACH ASP, THROAT WASH (BEST)
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
SOFT LAB abbreviation: CXMYP
Secondary code: 4533
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A