FUNGUS CULTURE, bone marrow (088-0014)CPT4 Code: 87102
Test Order Mnemonic: F FUN
Test Includes: Isolation and identification of yeast and moulds
Request Form: Microbiology
Collection: Submit in Pediatric Isolator tube or heparin vacutainer
Storage Instructions: Room temperature
Causes for Rejection: Insufficient quantity, incorrect collection.
Availability: Samples are accepted 24 hours per day at the Microbiology Processing Laboratory, Room 5.137 McCullough.
Turnaround Time: Cultures are held 4 weeks.
Specimen: Bone marrow aspirate
Minimum Volume: 1.5 ml
Container: Pediatric Isolator tube or heparinized tube
Test Method: Culture
Revised 6/24/2011 by T. Friloux