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Salmonella/Shigella Culture

 
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Description
 

CPT Code(s)

87045

Methodology

Bacterial culture.  Aerobic routine isolation and identification procedures.  Antibiotic susceptibility testing (when appropriate).

Limitations

Diarrhea may be caused by a wide variety of organisms and other factors.

Clinical Significance

Salmonella and shigella are considered pathogens when isolated from clinical specimens. Identification of these organisms is important for treatment and infection control.

Alternative Name(s)

Stool (Salmonella/Shigella) Culture,Stool Culture


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