Test Catalog
Bacterial Isolate Indentification
  • CPT Code: 87077
  • LOINC: 42803-7
  • Specimen Type: Isolate - part of culture workup
  • Frequency: Setup: Daily, TAT 2-3 days
  • Instructions: Submit isolate on media which supports growth. Use appropriate transport bags to maintain viability of anaerobes or microaerophilic isolates.
  • Text: Methodology and CPT code varies depending upon the isolate. Please refer to Test Charges/Codes for Positive Microbiology Cultures under General Information and Services. Submit isolate in pure culture.
  • Methodology: Method varies depending upon isolate.