Fluoroquinolone Resist GNR Cul

Test ID: 

705750

CPT code:

87081

Synonyms:

Fluoroquinolone-resistant Gram-negative Rod Detection Culture

Clinical Use:

To detect the presence of fluoroquinolone-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in patients undergoing transrectal prostate biopsy.

Specimen Type:

Rectal swab

Requested Volume: 

One swab

Container Type: 

Bacterial swab transport

Collection:

Pass swab beyond anal sphincter, carefully rotate, and withdraw.

Storage Instructions:

Maintain specimen at room temperature.

Stability Requirements:

Temperature

Period

Room temperature

48 hours

Rejection Criteria

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

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Tulsa, Oklahoma 74136

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