Ventilator Associated Culture, Quantitative


CPT code: 87071
LOINC: 49223-1
Specimen Type:
Frequency: Setup: Daily; Prelim 24 hr; Final 72 hrs
Instructions: Lower respiratory specimen obtained by invasive procedure. Semi-quant
report of pathogens and normal flora.
Text: Pathogens reported CFU/ml; normal flora noted.
Methodology: Conventional culture

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