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Lab Test Dictionary

Susceptibility, Antimicrobial, Aerobic Bacteria, Custom MIC 2 (34192)

Methodology

Broth Microdilution or Agar Gradient (drug dependent)


Synonyms

Susceptibilities

Specimen Type

Culture Isolate

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Daily

Standard TAT

3-6 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

Pure culture of previously identified bacteria submitted on agar slant, plate or bacterial transport swab

Container Type

Agar Slant


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Ambient-OK

Processing Instructions

Indicate original culture specimen ID, source, organism ID and drugs in comment, on specimen and on batch sheet.


CPT Codes

87186


Revised

09-27-22