Test Details

Mnemonic

ABMIC

Ordering Code

3433700

CPT-4 Code(s)

87186

Specimen Information

Collect

Pure culture isolate

Specimen Preparation

Pure culture isolate submitted in a sealed screw-capped agar tube placed in a double walled container. Provide organism identification, source and date of inoculation.

Transport Temperature

Room temeprature

Rejection Criteria

Mixed culture, Anaerobic organism, liquid media

Stability

Room temperature: Stability varies with organism and transport system
Refrigerated: Determined by viability
Frozen: Unacceptable

Methodology

Microdilution
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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