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Strongyloides Ova, Cysts and Parasites(OCP)

Category Bacteriology Medical Microbiology
Reporting frequency TAT - Sample should be processed within 1/2 hour of being taken

Collection conditions

Discuss investigation with Microbiology consultants before taking sample and then alert the lab ASAP to the arrival of the Hotstool. If Strongyloides infestation is suspected a fresh hot stool should be received within ½ hour of excretion

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