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Bismarck

  Sanford Downtown Walk-in Clinic
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  Sanford North Walk-in Clinic
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  Sanford Children's Walk-in Clinic
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Dickinson


  Sanford Health Walk-in Clinic
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Minot


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Test name:

Culture bacterial, other

   
Test code: BACT_CULT
   
Order code: MICR0003
   
CPT: 87070
   
Specimen type: Swab or Catheter tip
   
Container: Red top swab, green mini tip swab or sterile container
   
Specimen volume:
   
Instructions: Swab specimens must be collected in a port-a-cul tube. Send the distal 5cm part of the catheter.Note the specimen source or collection site in the order.
   
Note: Order does not include a gram stain. Use for ear, nose, throat or catheter tip specimens.
   
Transport: Refrigerated
   
Specimen minimum
volume:
   
Performed: Daily (Monday—Sunday)
   
Reference value:
   
Method: Culture media
   

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