Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions currently in effect.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

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Name of Test
Acid Fast Smear Only
Alternate Names
Acid Fast Smear Only
SoftLab Order Code
AFBSM
Epic Order Name
AFB SMEAR ONLY
Epic Order ID
LAB266
Laboratory
In House
Raleigh
Sample Type
Other
Collection Container
Sterile container
Collecting Volume
10.0 ml
Minimum Collecting Volume
5.0 ml
Storage or Stability
Ambient
Instructions
Acid Fast Smear can only be ordered by itself on previously positive smear patients to monitor progression of treatment.
 
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