Culture Transfusion Rxn,Blood, Patient

Test Code

Preferred Specimen
10 mls blood in Aerobic and anaerobic blood culture bottles

Testing Frequency: Upon Receipt.

Transport Container
XBC, Blood Culture

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

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

Routine 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.