Urine ID URID
|Method(s)||Biochemical ID and Antibiotic Susceptibility if indicated.|
|Collect||Submit previously inoculated and incubated Blood Agar and McConkey Agar or urine paddle with growth.|
|Transport||at 20-25°C or 2-8°C|
|Stability||<=72 hr RT or 2-8°C|
|Notes||Refrigerate specimen if transportation is delayed. Specify exact source of specimen (e.g. clean catch, catheter, etc.). There may be additional charges for susceptibility testing and if more than one organism.|
|Preferred Specimen Collection Device(s)|
Bacterial ID and susceptibility if indicated.