Malaria Blood Film, Protozoan Parasites (Plasmodium)

Specimen:

Blood

Volume/Quantity:

5-10 drops (duplicate)

Schedule of Collection:

Anytime of the day

Collection/Storage/Handling/Transport:

Finger prick preferred. Avoid exposure of smear to heat. Protect smear from dust and insects.
-20C for whole blood; room temperature for dried blood spots on filter paper (placed inside a plastic bag with silica gel/beads)

Running Day:

Daily (after office hours)

Cut off Day and Time:



Turnaround Time:

1 hour

Fee:

₱210.00

Status:

Available