Blood Culture Confirmatory Testing

Microbiology Core Test Offerings

TURN AROUND TIME

3-7 Calendar Days

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
Blood Culture Confirmatory Testing
Test Site
  • Colorado
Test Description
Confirmation of positive blood cultures including identification of isolates.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

MISC CULTURE CONFIRMATION

6007

FDA Cleared / Approved
N/A
CPT Code(s)
  • 87070
STAT Allowed
No
Notes
Samples are Gram stained and sub-cultured.
Draw Status

N/A

Sample Type
Acceptable
  • 8-10mL in SA or SN
Transport
  • Ambient
Notes
Do not refrigerate.