Genital Culture, Female

Additional Info:
If indicated, further testing considered medically appropriate will be reflexed, resulting in additional charges.

Methodology: Multiple methodologies

Specimen Requirements:
Refrigerate specimen after collection. Maintain sterility and forward promptly.

NOTE: CULTURE SITE IS REQUIRED ON REQUEST FORM FOR PROCESSING.

Analytical Time:
Preliminary report: 1 day Final report: Positive =2 days (Reports may take 7 days or more for normally sterile specimen sites.) Negative: 2 days

Days Set Up: Monday through Sunday

CPT Information:
87070 – Genital Culture