Yeast Susceptibility MIC - Voriconazole

Test Code
14882

CPT Codes
87186

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

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

Transport Container
Culture Transport Media

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

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

Methodology
Microbroth Dilution

FDA Status
This test was performed using a kit that has not been cleared or approved by the FDA. The analytical performance characteristics of this test have been determined by Quest Diagnostics. This test should not be used for diagnosis without confirmation by other medically established means.

Setup Schedule
Set up: Daily nights; Report available: 5-7 days

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.