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Stool culture/sensitivity
Lab code: STC
 
Test Synonyms:
Stool culture/sensitivity
 
Lab:
Microbiology
Inpatient Req:
Microbiology (#11854)  
Outpatient Req:
Clinical Labs (#83608)  
Specimen:
Stool
Result Time:
Prelim: 48-72 hours   Cost: $$
Reference Interval:
 
Important Information:
Routinely examined for Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter, Aeromonas and Plesiomonas. Positive results are telephoned. Examination for V. cholerae, V. parahaemolyticus, E.coli 0:157, and Yersinia must be specifically requested.