Preliminary results are reported in 12 - 24 hours. Negative cultures are reported after 4 days.
Urine Culture, Anaerobic, Suprapubic Urine
Bladder Tap, Anaerobe Culture
Culture, Urine, Suprapubic, Anaerobe
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Isolate and identify anaerobic bacteria
No growth of anaerobic bacteria
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Collect suprapubic urine aspirate using sterile technique. AVOID CONTAMINATION WITH NORMAL FLORA FROM SKIN. Specimens with volume > 1.0 ml may be sent without transport but MUST be received within 1 hour of collection. Specimens with volume < 1.0 ml MUST be sent in anaerobic transport. Specify current antibiotic therapy, and clinical diagnosis.