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TB MTB/RIF Rapid Molecular Assay



Test Information

  • Container:
    Universal 30ml (white) or Sputum Pot 60ml (silver)
  • Collection conditions:
    Respiratory and non - respiratory specimens (sputum, bronchial alveolar lavage, endotracheal tube aspirate, nasopharyngeal tube aspirate), pus, tissue, fluid, lymph node etc. Only available after consultation with Microbiology Consultant. -
  • Min vol:
    Approx. 1.5 ml specimen
  • Reporting Frequency:
    TAT - within 24 hours
  • Additional information

    Sample stability - 1 month
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Last updated June 28, 2017


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