Department: 
Microbiology
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Tube Colour: 
Yellow top universal
Pseudonyms: 
Synovial Fluid culture/microscopy
Test Code: 
FL
Availability: 
Daily
Collection Requirements: 
Aspirate in Sterile Container
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
FL
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Notes: 
If cell count required send additional 1 mL aspirate in an EDTA tube