Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Anaerobic Culture, Fluid Order Code : ANERB
Synonyms: Anaerobic Culture/Sample In Blood Culture Bottle; Culture for Anaerobes-Specimen in Blood Culture Bottle
Specimen Type: Body Fluid
Container Type: Blood culture bottle
Required Volume: 5-10 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): Up to 10 mL fluid in each culture bottle
Methodology: Automated blood culture instrumentation
Standard Run Times: Daily
Turnaround Time: 5-7 days
Special Handling: Do not refrigerate. Room temperature.
CPT Codes: 87075
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB2753
Department: Microbiology