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  Aerobic Culture Urine Specimen Type:
   

Other


MICROBIOLOGY

Specimen requirements: Sterile Specimen Container
  or: Syringe
  or: Sterile Snap Cap Tube (13 X 100)
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 20.0 cc
Absolute minimum amount: 0.5 cc
Method of collection: Clean catch midstream, cath, suprapubic method
Transportation: Transport to laboratory within one hour or refrigerate for no more than 24 hours. Refrigerate until transport.
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): 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: Prelimnary -24 Hours, Final - 24-96 Hours
For Hillcrest deliver to: Microbiology Laboratory - Room 2-109
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Scheduling requirements : 24 hours - Daily.
Method: Culture
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
SOFT LAB abbreviation: CXURN
Secondary code: 4228
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A