Strongyloides Ova, Cysts and Parasites(OCP)
Container:Stool Pot 30ml (Blue) or bed pan
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-
Reporting Frequency:TAT - Sample should be processed within 1/2 hour of being taken
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Last updated June 29, 2017