Gram Stain

Additional Info:

NOTE: Gram stain is available STAT upon request and order must be entered separately from culture.

Methodology: Microscopic

Stat: Available STAT

Specimen Requirements: Submit specimen on a swab or in a screw-capped, sterile container supplied by Meadville Medical Center Laboratory. Maintain sterility and forward promptly.

NOTE: Available stat upon request.

Analytical Time: 1 day

Days Set Up: Monday through Sunday

CPT Information:
87205 – Smear, primary source, routine stain