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Culture, Screen for Vancomycycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE)

Mnemonic:    [C VRE]
Name:    Culture, Screen for Vancomycycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE)
Specimen:    Submit specimen in a sterile container.
For the current ICU study a stool sample is preferred. C VRE will be ordered automatically by reflex rule when a C DIFF A,B is ordered.
Reference Range:    No VRE detected

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