Establish the presence of Candida or other yeast.
No yeast isolated.
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
A single negative culture does not rule out the possibility of infection.
Days Test Performed
Preliminary results on all cultures are reported in 12-24 hours. Negative cultures will be reported after 3 days.
Soft Order Code
Culture, Urine, Yeast
Fungus Culture, Urine
Urine Suprapubic, Fungus Culture
Urine Culture, Yeast
Candida Culture, Urine
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Offsite Collection Instructions
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.
50 ml urine
5 ml urine
Test includes culture and identification of yeast.