Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Culture- Dermatophytes

CMH Lab Section
Microbiology

Specimen Requirements
Collect active borders of skin lesion, nail or hair clippings. Transport in a sterile container. For specimens from scalp a sterile toothbrush may be used.

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
2 wks

Ranges
No fungus isolated

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