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S51157: Susceptibility, Anaerobic Bacteria, 1 Drug, MIC [51480] Print View
Organism      
Cefotetan     ug/mL 
Interpretation      

PRIMARY
1 Pure Culture Isolate   Refrigerated - 6 Month(s)/Room Temperature - 6 Month(s)  
ALTERNATE

Pure culture of anaerobic isolate on a slant, plate or swab. Swabs
transport in an appropriate Amies agar gel transport medium (or
equivalent). Organism identification and drug must be supplied.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
4-9 days

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
REJECTION CRITERIA: Isolate in Thioglycollate broth Aerobic slant, plate or swab Frozen isolates (unless <-70 C in Glyceral broth (acceptable)) TRANSPORT CRITERIA: Refrigerated (preferred and may help improve isolate viability) METHODOLOGY: Etest Gradient






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