Fungal Culture and Susceptibility Test (Other Sterile Body Fluids)Inclusion:1. Potassium hydroxide Mount (KOH)

Specimen:

Other Sterile Body Fluids (except CSF and Urine)

Volume/Quantity:

≥ 1 mL

Shedule of Collection:

Prior to antifungal 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, refrigerate at 4°C (maximum of 24 hours) Handling: Observe Triple Packaging Guidelines Transport: Transport with Ice

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:

4 weeks

Fee:

P3,500.00

Status:

Available