Lab Section: Bacteriology
Description: For the isolation of yeasts, dermatophytes and other filamentous fungi.
Min Sample Volume:
Collection Container: 1) DRY sterile sealed container (e.g. closed urine cup or envelope); 2) Fluid or tissue in Sterile, sealed container (e.g. red top blood collection tube); 4) Swab in Amies transport media**
Coolant: 1) Not required; 2) Refrigerate
Test Target: General
Test Days: M-F
Test Turnaround (business days): 28+ days