Yeast Susceptibility MIC - Itraconazole

Test Code

CPT Codes

Preferred Specimen
Pure yeast culture (Candida or Cryptococcus spp. only) on appropriate transport medium, safely contained

Test is for yeast only. Organism must be viable. The identity of the organism must be provided on the request form.

Transport Container
Agar Slant

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 30 days
Refrigerated: 30 days
Frozen: Unacceptable

Broth Dilution

Setup Schedule
Set up: Daily evenings; Report available: 5 days (varies with identity of organism)

Reference Range
Interpretive report

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
14225 Newbrook Drive
Chantilly, VA 20153

The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.