Establish the presence of Candida or other yeast.
No yeast isolated.
A single negative culture does not rule out the possibility of infection.
Preliminary results on all cultures are reported in 12-24 hours. Negative cultures will be reported after 3 days.
- Culture, Urine, Yeast
- Fungus Culture, Urine
- Urine Suprapubic, Fungus Culture
- Urine Culture, Yeast
- Candida Culture, Urine
Collect clean catch midstream or catheterized urine. For optimum recovery, send immediately. May be refrigerated up to 24 hrs. Indicate specimen source, collection date/time, current antibiotic therapy, and clinical diagnosis. If an unacceptable specimen is received, the client will be notified and another specimen will be requested before disposal of the specimen.
Test includes culture and identification of yeast.