Environmental - Swabs

Microbiology Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

5-8 Calendar Days

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
Environmental - Swabs
Test Site
  • Colorado
Test Description
Assesses processing areas for adventitious bacteria that may lead to sample contamination.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 1

6570

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 2

6571

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 3

6572

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 4

6573

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 5

6574

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 6

6575

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 7

6576

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 8

6577

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 9

6578

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 10

6579

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 11

6580

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 12

6581

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 13

6582

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 14

6583

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 15

6584

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 16

6585

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 17

6586

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 18

6587

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 19

6588

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 20

6589

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 21

6590

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 22

6591

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 23

6592

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 24

6593

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 25

6594

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 26

6595

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 27

6596

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 28

6597

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 29

6598

ENVIRONMENTAL SWAB 30

6599

Method Description
  • United States Pharmacopeia <1116>
FDA Cleared / Approved
N/A
CPT Code(s)
  • 87070
STAT Allowed
No
Draw Status

N/A

Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Culturette - Dual Swab - Amies w/o Charcoal
Sample Stability
Up to 7 day combination of a minimum 3 days 2-8°C and a maximum of 4 days ambient
Transport
  • Ambient
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C
Notes
Environmental swabs are used to monitor surfaces that are irregular or textured and cannot be sampled by a plate.