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14653: Susceptibility, Aerobic Bacterium Print View
Specimen Source:      
Organism      
Amikacin     mcg/mL 
Amoxicillin/Clavulanic ACID     mcg/mL 
Ampicillin/Sulbactam     mcg/mL 
Ampicillin     mcg/mL 
Aztreonam     mcg/mL 
Cefazolin     mcg/mL 
Cefepime     mcg/mL 
Cefoxitin     mcg/mL 
Ceftaroline     mcg/mL 
Ceftazidime     mcg/mL 
Ceftriaxone     mcg/mL 
Cefuroxime     mcg/mL 
Chloramphenicol     mcg/mL 
Ciprofloxacin     mcg/mL 
Clarithromycin     mcg/mL 
Clindamycin     mcg/mL 
Daptomycin     mcg/mL 
Doripenem     mcg/mL 
Ertapenem     mcg/mL 
Erythromycin     mcg/mL 
Gentamicin     mcg/mL 
Gentamicin 500     mcg/mL 
Imipenem     mcg/mL 
levofloxacin     mcg/mL 
Linezolid     mcg/mL 
Meropenem     mcg/mL 
Moxifloxacin     mcg/mL 
Nitrofurantoin     mcg/mL 
Oxacillin     mcg/mL 
Penicillin     mcg/mL 
piperacillin/Tazobactam     mcg/mL 
Trimethoprim/Sulfamethoxazole     mcg/mL 
Tetracycline     mcg/mL 
Ticarcillin/Clavulanic ACID     mcg/mL 
Tigecycline     mcg/mL 
Tobramycin     mcg/mL 
Vancomycin     mcg/mL 
Comments:      

PRIMARY
1 Pure Culture Agar Slant 1 (1) mL   Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 14 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Do not submit mixed cultures. Provide organism identification,
source and date of inoculation. Specify antibiotic to be tested.

Preferred Specimen: Pure culture isolate submitted in a sealed
screw capped agar tube placed in a double walled container or 95pKa
bag.

Acceptable Specimen: Taped agar plate placed in a 95kPa bag.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Next day

CPT Code
87186

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Reject Criteria: Liquid media
Minimum Volume: N/A, must be viable.
Specimen Stability: Deliver to microbiology ASAP
Room temperature: Stability varies with organism and transport system
Refrigerated: Determined by viability
Frozen: Unacceptable
Transport Temperature: Room temperature
Methodology: Varies






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