C/S, aerobic & anaerobic only

Test Methodology:

Automated system; Colorimetric


Running Day:

Daily


Turn Around Time:

3-5 days


Specimen Requirement:

any specimen, collected in sterile container


Patient Preparation:

None


Special Considerations:

Swabs are not accepted for anaerobic culture. Urine for anaerobic culture should be from a suprapubic aspirate only.


Unit Conducting the Service:

Microbiology