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Culture, Eye (includes Gram Stain)

Mnemonic:    [C EYE]
Name:    Culture, Eye (includes Gram Stain)
Specimen:     Drainage, fluid, or scrapings submitted in bacterial transport medium. Deliver immediately or hold at room temperature up to 4 hours.
Reference Range:    No Growth
  Method:    Bacteriologic Culture
Note:    Gram stain is included. Reported in 2 days.

Microbiology Specimen Collection