A Urine Culture is used to diagnose a urinary tract infection. Urine is cultured to look for presence of bacteria causing infection of the urinary bladder, kidneys etc. Positive cultures may be further analyzed for sensitivity or resistance to certain antibiotics for initiating treatment.
Those who experience symptoms of a UTI, such as frequent and painful urination.
First sample of morning, collected in a clean container, mid-stream, after letting go initial urine.
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.