Wound Culture (Aerobic and Anaerobic)


CPT code:
LOINC: 21020-3
Specimen Type:
Frequency: Setup: Daily; Prelim 24hrs, Final 4 days
Instructions: Cultswab (red top) twin + amies (gel blue top).
Text: Isolate and identify potentially pathogenic organisms. Antimicrobiol
susceptibility testing on significant pathogens will be performed at an additional charge.
Components: CXWND Aerobic Wound Culture; CXANA Anaerobic Culture.
Methodology: Conventional culture

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