Aerobic Culture and Susceptibility Test (Stool) *Gram stain not recommended

Aerobic Culture and Susceptibility Test (Stool)
*Gram stain not recommended

Test Code:

LS-MIC-0012

Specimen:

Rectal swab

Volume/Quantity:

1 swab

Schedule of Collection:

Prior to antimicrobial therapy

Collection/Storage/Handling/Transport:

Collection: 1. Moisten the swab with sterile NSS before collection and insert the swab into the rectum 1-1.5 inches and rotate the swab gently 2. Place the swab in Cary Blair Transport Medium Storage: If ≤ 48 hours, store at Room Temperature Handling: Observe Triple Packaging Guidelines Transport: Transport at Room Temperature

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