Test Catalog

Test

Code
M820
Name
CULTURE, FUNGUS SKIN,HAIR,NAILS WITH STAIN
Description

Alternative Names: FUNGUS SKIN, HAIR, NAILS WITH STAIN, CULTURE, FUNGUS SKIN, HAIR, NAILS WITH STAIN, DERMATOPHYTE CULTURE DTM, C FUSHN/ST, 4553, Y140, M820, FUNGAL CULTURE SKIN, HAIR, NAILS
Includes: Fungus identified
Sample Type: Skin, Hair, Nail Clippings or Entire Nail
Preferred Container: Sterile Cup
Sample Volume: Visible Quantity
Transport Temperature: Ambient
Testing Frequency: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Expected Turn Around Time: 4 Weeks or When Positive
Testing Facility: AEL
CPT Codes: 87101, 87206
Note: Fungal Stain And Selective Culture For Dermatophytes With Reflex To Identification Of Yeasts And Molds Isolated