84160:FUNGUS (MOULD) IDENTIFICATION
Author PeaceHealth Laboratories
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||Standard reference procedure for mould identification and/or ITS rDNA sequencing.
|Specimen Collection Details
||Viable mould in pure culture on fungal medium slant.
||Indicate source of organism. Additional patient history such as occupation, history of travel or residence abroad, and any animal contacts may be helpful.
||1 month ambient
||Ambient. Send organism in double container according to Infectious Substance Shipping Guidelines.
||Nonviable organism; mixed cultures; leaking container; organism submitted on an agar plate.