Preliminary results are reported in 12-24 hours. Negative cultures are reported after 3 days. The health care provider will be notified of positive smears or cultures.
Aerobic Culture, CSF
CSF, Routine Culture
Culture, CSF, Aerobic
Routine Culture, CSF
Routine Culture, Spinal Fluid
Spinal Fluid, Routine Culture
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* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.