The end of March marked the retirement of St George’s Hospital Virologist Dr David Carrington.
Meningococcal Screening PCR – CSF*
|Category||Bacteriology Medical Microbiology|
|Reporting frequency||TAT - 14 days|
Dry sterile bottle. A throat swab (Charcoal swab) should also be obtained in all cases to detect pharyngeal carriage.
*Test performed at a referral laboratory
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