Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano
Other Reference Test
Pure culture of anaerobic isolate on a slant or plate in a double-walled safety container
Swabs transport in an appropriate Amies agar gel transport medium (or equivalent) is also acceptable.
Isolate in Thioglycollate broth; Aerobic slant; plate or swab; Frozen isolate (unless <-70 C in Glycerol broth)
Indicate original culture specimen ID, source, organism ID and 3 drugs in comment, on specimen and on batch sheet.