87186. Variable charges & CPT codes depending on methodology. Species will be determined at additional fee if yeast not identified or a pure culture is not submitted. An additional charge will be added for drug requests that are not tested at ARUP and require send out.
Selective reporting by organism and source. The following antifungal agents are tested: Amphotericin B, Anidulafungin, caspofungin, fluconazole, 5-fluorocytosine, itraconazole, isavuconazole, micafungin, posaconazole, and voriconazole.
Susceptibility testing for dermatophytes and dimorphic fungi is not perfromed at ARUP. If requested, isolates will be sent to the Fungus Testing Laboratory, San Antonio, TX. Specify agents to be tested on the susceptibility test requisition form.
Testing is not performed on isolates from environmetal sources.
Refrigerated: 14 days