Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Culture- Eye

CMH Lab Section
Microbiology

Specimen Requirements
Conjunctiva-charcoal transport swab.Corneal Scraping-contact Microbiology lab for media to inoculate at bedside.Fluids or aspirates-sterile screw cap tube or inoculate at bedside.

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
48 hrs

Ranges
No bacteria isolated

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