Liquid TB Culture/DST (For Program Use Only), Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Specimen:

Pulmonary (Sputum, BAL, NPA)

Volume/Quantity:

3-5ml

Schedule of Collection:

Spot or early morning specimen preferred

Collection/Storage/Handling/Transport:

Collect 2 specimens in a sterile transparent, 50 ml-capacity screw capped container.To forward to the laboratory as FRESH as possible

Running Day:

Mon-Fri

Cut off Day and Time:

Monday to Friday (2:00:00 PM)

Turnaround Time:

49 calendar days (7 weeks)

Fee:

Free for PMDT Program

Status:

Available