Fungal Culture and Susceptibility Test (Cutaneous Specimen)Inclusion:1. Potassium hydroxide Mount (KOH)

Specimen:

Skin Scrapings / Nail Clippings / Hair

Volume/Quantity:

As much as possible

Schedule of Collection:

Prior to antifungal therapy

Collection/Storage/Handling/Transport:

Collection: Cleanse the affected area with 70% alcohol and allow to dry prior to collection : (Skin scrapings) Scrape the edge of the skin lesion with a dull edge of the scalpel or alcohol sterilized glass slide and place in a sterile container : (Nail cl

Running Day:

Daily

Cut off Day and Time:

Not Applicable Note: during weekends, holidays and after office hours specimens are received in the clinical laboratory

Turnaround Time:

4 weeks

Fee:

₱3,500.00

Status:

Available