NOTES:-Specimens should be submitted ONLY at Marshfield Center, SATURDAY-THURSDAY between the hours of 00:01-24:00. Specimens submitted at other times or at other centers may be rejected.Contact the Microbiology lab to discuss exceptions to this policy.
Not to be ordered on Outreach clients.
Shipping Instructions: Specimen must arrive at Mayo within 48 hours of collection.
Specimens collected on Friday will not arrive at Mayo within 48 hours and will be rejected.
No growth or usual flora
Identification of probable pathogens