Aerobic Culture and Susceptibility Test (CSF)Inclusions:1. Gram Stain2. India Ink

Specimen:

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF)

Volume/Quantity:

? 1 mL

Schedule of Collection:

Prior to antimicrobial therapy

Collection/Storage/Handling/Transport:

Collection: Collect aseptically in a sterile screw-cap container Storage: If ? 15 minutes, store at Room Temperature : If > 15 minutes, incubate at 36±1°C (maximum of 24 hours) Handling: Observe Triple Packaging Guidelines Transport: Transport at Room

Running Day:

Daily

Cut off Day and Time:

Not Applicable Note: during weekends, holidays and after office hours, specimens are received in the clinical laboratory

Turnaround Time:

5 working days

Fee:

₱ 1,320.00

Status:

Available