See Collection Instructions
Other Reference Test
Nasopharynx, throat, or wound swab collected in a bacterial transport media (Liquid Stuart, Liquid Amies)
Liquid Stuart Culturette Swab (Red-Cap)
Swab nasopharynx and throat at the site of membrane or inflammation to increase recovery. Swab base of cleansed wound, if present.
Room Temp: 48 Hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable
Complete an ARUP requisition and submit with specimen room temp. Call Apollo Courier Service for pick up Monday-Friday.