Urine for Microscopy and Culture

Code

UCEM

Sample Reqs

MSU ††††

Turnaround

1-2 days

Special instructions

† † † † Optimal sample type for urine culture is a mid-stream clean catch urine sent in a sterile pot containing boric acid preservative.



Sample type guide

See the Sample Requirements page for an explanation of all the sample requirements.

See the Special Instructions Legend page for a full list of special instructions.

Last-updated: 18/12/20

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