Culture Yeast Only (Yeast (Only) Culture)

Test Code

Preferred Specimen
Specimen in clean container or gel or non-gel swab

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

Transport Container
XST, Sterile Container

Transport Temperature

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Stability: 72 hours refrigerated

Routine culture for examination of yeast ONLY.

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.