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PD (Peritoneal Dialysis) Fluid Culture
|Category||Bacteriology Medical Microbiology|
|Reporting frequency||TAT - Microscopy results available same day as receipt, culture 2 – 6 days|
If CAPD peritonitis is suspected please send the whole cloudy CAPD bag. CAPD bag, CAPD in sterile 60ml container.
Sample stability – 4 weeks
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