COVID-19 Schedule: T
1) Synovial membrane 2) Bursa 3) Joint 5) Tonsil 6) Tendon 7) Joint swab 8) Nasal swab 9) Joint fluid 10) Oral fluid 11) Bacterial isolate
Results reported on Tuesdays. Following the guidelines listed under the Submitted Specimen Requirements will provide an adequate sample volume to conduct this test. If multiple tests are to be requested on a specimen, there may not be adequate sample volume to perform each test. Please submit an adequate sample volume to meet the requirements of each test.
1-6) WHIRL-PAK 7,8) Sterile dry tube without gel plug 9,10) 10, 15 or 50 ml plastic tube with screw top cap 11) Culture media