|Smear, Fungal Direct||
KOH and calcofluor stain
Skin or nail scrapings or hair shaft
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Room temperature - 24 hour(s)
Refrigerated - 24 hour(s)
- Transport to laboratory as soon as possible
Reasons for Rejection
- Specimen collected on swab.
- Not received within specified time frame
KOH/Calcofluor procedure performed. Test performed same day or next working day.