GMS for Fungus (Nail)
Demonstrate Fungus or pneumocystis
Nails collected in a sterile, leak-proof container
Collect nails from cleansed feet and/or hands. Store at room temperature, refrigeration is not recommended.
Complete the Incyte Diagnostics requisition with the patient's demographics and relevant clinical history.
Room temperature: 7 days
Frozen or fixed specimens.
Special Stain, Ventana BenchMark Special Stainer (Spokane, Bellevue)
Special Stain, DAKO Artisan (Richland)
*The listed CPT codes are for reference use only. Final coding is based on CPT guidelines and individual circumstances.