Fluoroquinolone-resistant Gram-negative Rod Detection Culture

CPT: 87081
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Test Details

Use

To detect the presence of fluoroquinolone-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in patients undergoing transrectal prostate biopsy.

Methodology

Culture

Specimen Requirements

Specimen

Rectal swab

Volume

One swab

Container

Bacterial swab transport

Collection

Pass swab beyond anal sphincter, carefully rotate, and withdraw.

Storage Instructions

Maintain specimen at room temperature.

Stability Requirements

Temperature

Period

Room temperature

48 hours

Causes for Rejection

Specimen received without proper identification; inappropriate specimen transport device; unlabeled specimen or name discrepancy between test request label; specimen received after prolonged delay (usually >48 hours); expired transport device

Clinical Information

Special Instructions

This test is intended only for detection of fluoroquinolone-resistant Gram-negative rods from rectal swabs prior to prostate biopsy. For culture and isolation of other potential pathogens, a stool culture (or other test appropriate for the specimen source) should be ordered.

LOINC® Map

Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
183120 Fluoroquinolone Resist GNR Cul 52966-9 183120 Fluoroquinolone Resist GNR Cul 52966-9
Reflex Table for Fluoroquinolone Resist GNR Cul
Order Code Order Name Result Code Result Name UofM Result LOINC
Reflex 1 183121 Result 183122 Result 1 52966-9
Reflex Table for Fluoroquinolone Resist GNR Cul
Order Code Order Name Result Code Result Name UofM Result LOINC
Reflex 1 183121 Result 183123 Result 2 52966-9
Reflex Table for Fluoroquinolone Resist GNR Cul
Order Code Order Name Result Code Result Name UofM Result LOINC
Reflex 1 183121 Result 183124 Result 3 52966-9
Reflex Table for Fluoroquinolone Resist GNR Cul
Order Code Order Name Result Code Result Name UofM Result LOINC
Reflex 1 183121 Result 183125 Result 4 52966-9
Reflex Table for Fluoroquinolone Resist GNR Cul
Order Code Order Name Result Code Result Name UofM Result LOINC
Reflex 1 183121 Result 183126 Antimicrobial Susceptibility 23658-8

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