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Test Code SCANA Anaerobic Culture, LAB233

Performing Laboratory

St. Luke's Hospital Cedar Rapids

Specimen Requirements

1. Various types of clinical specimens are acceptable.

2. Submit to laboratory in an anaerobic transport system.

Collection Instructions:  For best results, specimen should be sent in an anaerobic

    CultureSwab, E-swab, or capped syringe.

Reference Values

No anaerobes isolated

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Sunday

Methodology

Isolation and Identification of Anaerobic Organisms by Conventional Method

Test Classification and CPT Coding

87075