Facebook Pixel

Find A Test

Name of Test
Respiratory Culture
SoftLab Order Code
CXRES
Epic Order Name
RESPIRATORY CULTURE AND GRAM STAIN
Epic Order ID
LAB3012
Tests Included
Culture and gram stain
Laboratory
In House
Additional Test Information
If C. diptheria is suspected, collect two throat swabs (NP swabs acceptable but not recommended). Please add order comment "Look for C. diptheria"
Sample Type
Bronchial brush in sterile container w/ sterile saline, bronchial washing - sterile container, endotrachial aspirate - sterile container, Nasopharynx (NP) - E-Swab, Sinus (E-swab or aspirate in a sterile container), Sputum - sterile container
Collection Container
Please refer to sample type and additional test information.
Storage or Stability
Ambient
Instructions
Microbiology Specimen Collection and Transport
 
Not Available STAT
Back to search