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|Source||Heart Valve Tissue|
|Specimen Requirements||Submit tissue in anaerobic transport media (PRAS) or sterile container.|
Store specimen at room temperature.
Anaerobic culture and fungal culture are routinely performed on heart valve tissue.
Turnaround time for negative culture: up to 4 weeks.
|Testing Location||CLS Microbiology|