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Legionella culture

Laboratory:
Microbiology
Test Code:
RMC
Specimen types:
Sputum
Bronchial Washings
Broncho-alveolar Lavage
Nasopharyngeal Aspirate
Container types:
Sterile Jar
Respiratory aspiration pot
Sterile Jar
Collection Instructions:
2-8 deg required if transport delayed > 30 mins
Notes:

Preferably collected prior to antibiotic therapy.

Frequency:
Daily
Result Turnaround Time:
7 days