Fluoroquinolone Resist GNR Cul
Fluoroquinolone-resistant Gram-negative Rod Detection Culture
To detect the presence of fluoroquinolone-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in patients undergoing transrectal prostate biopsy.
Bacterial swab transport
Pass swab beyond anal sphincter, carefully rotate, and withdraw.
Maintain specimen at room temperature.
Specimen received without proper identification; inappropriate specimen transport device; unlabeled specimen or name discrepancy between test request label; specimen received after prolonged delay (usually >48 hours); expired transport device