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ILH Laboratory specimen collection and test information
ESwab
Group B Strep Screen
Alternative name(s) Beta Strep Screen, GBS, GBBS

Lab section Microbiology    
When performed 24 hours / 7 days    
When reported
Daily    
   
Sunquest code:
BSTREP
EPIC Code:
CULTURE, BETA STREP ONLY
   
Important notes:
Rejection criteria: Unlabeled or mislabeled specimen
Transportation notes: Within 12 hr RT
Specimen preparation: Rectal/Vaginal Swab

MCL Web resources Specimen packaging pages Reference lab 

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Last revised 09/11/2013