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Culture, Beta Streptococcus, Vaginal

Culture, Beta Streptococcus, Vaginal (HCSSVAG) Microbiology Lab Test

Name: Culture, Beta Streptococcus, Vaginal

Test Name: Culture, Beta Streptococcus, Vaginal

Health Link Test Code: HCSSVAG

LIS Test Code: SSVAG

CPT Code(s): 87081; Additional CPT codes may be added for processing, identification, and susceptibility testing.

Clinical Information:

Culture for beta Streptococcus

Days Performed: Daily.

In-Lab Turnaround Time: Preliminary report: 1 day. Final report: 2 days minimum.

Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: Not available stat.

Collection Container: CultureSwab®

Stability Ambient:

24 hours

Stability Refridgerated:

24 hours

Stability Frozen:

Not acceptable

Specimen Transport:

Transport specimen to the laboratory.

Interpretation:

Negative for Beta Strep

Interpretation Type: Expected Results