Culture Fungal, Blood (Blood Culture Fungus,Fungal Culture Blood, Fungus Blood Culture)

Test Code

Preferred Specimen
One Bactec Myco/F lytic bottle

Testing Frequency: Upon Receipt.

Transport Container
XFU, Blood Cult. Fungal

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Stability: 48 hours room temperature

Fungal culture

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.