Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Legionella Culture, Direct and Acidified Order Code : LEGDA
Synonyms: Legionella Cult/Direct and Acidified
Specimen Type: Bronchial brush (cut off brush w/<=0.5 ml sterile saline)
Container Type: Sterile Container
Required Volume: 1 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: Culture, diluted and acidified
Standard Run Times: Daily
Turnaround Time: 5-7 days
Special Handling: Refrigerate
CPT Codes: 87081
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB902
SHC EPIC Code: LABLEGDA
Department: Microbiology