Fungus Culture FUNC
Fluid or material from any appropriate body site. Collection of hair, skin scraping, or nails should be placed in a sterile container. Wounds, abscesses, mucous membranes of the mouth or vagina: collect with an ESwab. Refer to specimen collection documents for more detail.
Please indicate site of collection on container and requisition.
Cultures are routinely held for 5 weeks. A bacterial culture, fungal culture, and AFB culture will always be performed on all bronchial specimens.
|Preferred Specimen Collection Device(s)|
No fungus isolated.