Culture & Sensitivity, Aerobic bacteria Blood 1 Aerobic 1 Anaerobic

All Blood specimens should be obtained prior to initiating antibiotic therapy. If this is not possible, blood should be drawn immediately before administrating the next dose. In order to detect septicemia with sufficient accuracy, it may be necessary to set up one to three blood cultures at designated time intervals, depending on the clinical situation. It is recommended that specimens be obtained at the first sign of fever. To avoid possible false positive, the puncture site must be cleaned thoroughly and disinfected. Collect 02 bottles of blood 2-3mL in BACTEC aerobic bottles. If BACTEC aerobic bottles are not available, collect in 2 Sodium Heparin. (Mention site/ source) If a delay in transport occurs, incubate at 37°C or leave the fluid at ambient temperature for transport. Bactec Plus bottle can be use for pediatric patients.
test id: 10953
test schedule: Daily : 9:00am to 9:00pm
tat: 120 hours
department: Infectious diseases
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