Days Set Up
Daily
Analytic Time

Preliminary results on all cultures are reported in 12-24 hours. Negative cultures will be reported after 3 days.

Soft Order Code
FNSN

Test Updated:

Synonyms

YEAST CULTURE
Cervix, Fungus Culture
Culture, Urogenital, Yeast
Endocervix, Fungus culture
FNSN
Fungus Culture, Vagina
Vagina, Fungus Culture
Urogenital Culture, Yeast
Candida Culture, Urogenital

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Culture

Test Usage

Establish the presence of Candida or other yeast.

Reference Range

No yeast isolated.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Offsite

Send Eswab transport, available from MLabs. For optimum recovery, send immediately. If specimen must be stored, refrigerate immediately after specimen collection. May be refrigerated up to 24 hrs. Indicate specimen source, collection date/time, current antibiotic or antifungal 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.

ESwab
Normal Volume
2 Eswabs
Minimum Volume
1 Eswab

Billing Information

CPT Code
87081
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
 

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Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.