Screening culture for fluoroquinolone-resistant organisms. Consider prior to trans-rectal prostate biopsy. This test is not intended for screening donor material.
Negative at 4 days
Positives as soon as detected
New York DOH Approval Status
Transport swab in Eswab transport media (ARUP Supply #45877), available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787.
Specimen source required.
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable
Culture negative for fluoroquinolone-resistant organisms.
Identification and susceptibility tests are billed separately from culture.
87081; Identification CPT codes may vary based on method
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2008476||Culture, Fluoroquinolone-Rstnt Org||73836-9|
- fluoroquinolone resistance