CULTURE REFERRED FOR IDENTIFICATION

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: CULTID
UPHSM LIS Test #: 534
Schedule: Daily
Testing Time: 1 day - 5 days
Testing Lab: UP Health System-Marquette

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume:
Temperature: Ambient
Tube Type: Organism isolate in pure growth
Collection Info:
Organism isolate should be in pure growth on appropriate media.
Indicate specimen source.

Methods

Conventional culture techniques.

CPT Codes

May apply: 87077 Aerobic definitive ID. or
87076 Anaerobic definitive ID.

* The CPT codes provided 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 payer being billed.