To screen patients for MRSA and determine when Contact Precautions is needed.
No Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolated.
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
The culture will be screened for only MRSA.
24 - 72 hours
- Culture, MRSA
- Methcillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Culture
- MRSA Culture
- Culture, Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
- METHICILLIN RES STAPH CULT
Collect specimen from nose, nasopharynx, or other source and place in aerobic transport tube.
Refrigerated: Up to 24 hours