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Culture, Vibrio

Mnemonic:    [C VIBRIO]
Name:    Culture, Vibrio
Specimen:    1 Gram stool submitted in a sterile container. Stool sample or rectal swab must be preserved in Cary-Blair enteric media within 2 hours of collection.
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0060136
Reference Range:    No Vibrio isolated
  Method:    Bacteriologic Culture
Note:    Do not submit more than 1 culture per day. Final negative reported at 3 days.

Stool Sample Collection Instructions, No Preservative