SUSCEPTIBILITY, AEROBIC BACTERIA, MIC

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Pure culture of an aerobic organism in Agar slant double-walled container, transport room temperature.

Rejection Criteria
Mixed culture, Anaerobic organism

Methodology
Microdilution

Stability
Room temperature: Determined by viability; Refrigerated: Determined by viability; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Sunday-Friday

Turnaround Time6-8 days
Test CodeABMIC
CPT-4 Code (s)
87186
LOINC Codes
Amikacin: 12-5; Amoxicillin/clavulanic ACD: 20-8; Ampicillin/sulbactam: 32-3; Ampicillin: 28-1; Aztreonam: 44-8; Cefazolin: 76-0; Cefepime: 6644-9; Cefoxitin: 116-4; Ceftaroline: 73627-2; Ceftazidime: 133-9; Ceftriaxone: 141-2; Cefuroxime: 145-3; Chloramphenicol: 173-5; Ciprofloxacin: 185-9; Clarithromycin: 189-1; Clindamycin: 193-3; Daptomycin: 35788-9; Doripenem: 56031-8; Ertapenem: 35801-0; Erythromycin: 233-7; Gentamicin: 267-5; Gentamicin 500: 7018-5; Imipenem: 279-0; Levofloxacin: 20396-8; Linezolid: 29254-0; Meropenem: 6652-2; Moxifloxacin: 31037-5; Nitrofurantoin: 363-2; Oxacillin: 383-0; Penicillin: 6932-8; Piperacillin/tazobactam: 412-7; Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxaz: 516-5; Tetracycline: 496-0; Ticarcillin/clavulanic ACD: 504-1; Tigecycline: 42355-8; Tobramycin: 508-2; Vancomycin: 524-9; Comment: 8251-1; Specimen Source: 31208-2; Organism: 42803-7

Warde
Medical
Laboratory