C/S, urine with colony count

Test Methodology:

Automated system; Colorimetric


Running Day:

Daily


Turn Around Time:

2-5 days


Specimen Requirement:

Urine collected in a sterile container (midstream catch)


Patient Preparation:

Mid-stream catch collection early morning sample collection is ideal


Special Considerations:

Clean the genitalia prior to collection of urine.


Unit Conducting the Service:

Microbiology