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Respiratory PCR



Test Information

  • Container:
    Universal 30ml (White) container or Sputum pot 60ml (Silver) AND Virocult (Green) swab
  • Collection conditions:
    For nasopharyngeal aspirate, bronchoalveolar lavage, endotracheal aspirate, nose swab, throat swab, nose and throat swab, nasopharyngeal swab (NPS). In order to ensure a same day result, specimens should be received in the microbiology laboratory by 9:30am for RPCR. -
  • Reporting Frequency:
    TAT - 24 hrs
  • Additional information

    Original samples are stored for 1 month
  • Lab Tests Online UK

    Lab Tests Online - UK is a website written by practising laboratory doctors and scientists to help you understand the many clinical laboratory tests that are used in diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of disease.
    Click here to go to Labtestsonline.org.uk

Last updated June 29, 2017


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