Name: Culture, Bone Marrow, Filamentous and Dimorphic Fungi
Test Name: Culture, Bone Marrow, Filamentous and Dimorphic Fungi
Health Link Test Code: HCDIBM
LIS Test Code: DIBM
CPT Code(s): 87103; Additional CPT codes may be added for processing, identification, and susceptibility testing.
Methodology: Isolator®/Lysis Centrifugation
Days Performed: Daily.
In-Lab Turnaround Time: Preliminary report: Negative culture 3 days. Final report: 1 - 4 weeks.
Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: Not available stat.
Specimen: Bone marrow aspirate
Collection Container: Isolator® tube
Submit bone marrow aspirate or aliquot of bone marrow product.
Collection Volume: 1.5 mL
Sample Analyzed: Bone Marrow Aspirate
Testing Volume: 0.5 mL
Transport to the laboratory within 2 hours of collection.
No fungus isolated
Interpretation Type: Expected Results
Critical Calls: yes