AFB SUSCEPTIBILITY PANEL

Specimen Required
Actively growing isolate in pure culture.

Rejection Criteria
Mixed cultures or non-viable organisms. Organisms submitted on an agar plate.

Methodology
Macrobroth Dilution/Microbroth Dilution

Stability
Room temperature: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 2 weeks

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround TimeVaries
Test CodeAFBAS
CPT-4 Code (s)
Varies
LOINC Codes
29579-0

Warde
Medical
Laboratory