Culture Fungal, Skin,hair or nails (Fungus Culture Skin Hair Nail, Fungal Culture Skin Hair Nail)

All other sources should be ordered as CXFUN

Test Code

Preferred Specimen
Skin,hair or nail in clean container

Testing Frequency: Set up daily, read Mon, Weds, & Fri.

Transport Container
XST, Sterile Container

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Stability: 5 days at room temperature

Routine fungus 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.