C/S, Tissue/ Cyst/ Biopsy specimen (Specify), ROUTINE

Test Methodology:

Automated system; Colorimetric


Running Day:

Daily


Turn Around Time:

5 days


Specimen Requirement:

collected in a sterile container


Patient Preparation:

None


Special Considerations:

Transport immediately to the laboratory or immerse in sterile NSS to keep specimen from drying. Do not immerse in formalin. Specimens collected in swabs are not optimal for testing and will be rejected


Unit Conducting the Service:

Microbiology