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Culture, Sterility

Test Code 370
Test Name Culture, Sterility
CPT Code 87070
Preferred Requirement Kilit Ampoules
Alternate Requirement Transport Swab
Minimum Volume
Transport Temperature A=72hrs
Methodology Culture
Day Performed Mon-Sat
Special Instructions 1. For Environmental Cultures: collect specimen and submit in transport swab. Please specify source on swab. 2. For Autoclave sterility testing: return tested samples (killit ampoules) promptly to laboratory.
Test Included
Performing Lab
Clinical Significance