TestStrep A Rapid AG w/ Reflex to Culture
Requirements2 single swabs in culturette
Specimen StorageRefrigerate at 2 - 8 C
Turnaround4 hours
MethodologyAntigen Assay
Reference Range(s)If test is negative, a culture will be performed at an additional charge
CPT Code(s)87880
Test Code42
Special NotesIf Streptococcus Group A Rapid Antigen is negative, a culture will be performed at an additional charge