Urine Culture

Microbiology Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

2-5 Calendar Days

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
Urine Culture
Test Site
  • Colorado
Test Description
Urine from donors to be tested for potential pathogens.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

URINE CULTURE 1

6080

URINE CULTURE 2

6081

URINE CULTURE 3

6082

Method Description
  • Plated Media Method
FDA Cleared / Approved
N/A
CPT Code(s)
  • 87086
STAT Allowed
No
Draw Status

All Sample Types

Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Urine in urine tube w/75mg boric acid tablet
Sample Stability
Cultures should be set up within 72 hours of collection for best results.
Transport
Ambient
Notes
Specimens collected during recovery of solid organs.