Real-Time PCR detection of Invasive Neisseria meningitidis, Neisseria meningitidis

Real-Time PCR detection of Invasive Neisseria meningitidis, Neisseria meningitidis

Test Code:

LS-MIC-0055

Specimen:

Serum

Volume/Quantity:

> 0.5 mL

Schedule of Collection:

Prior to antimicrobial therapy

Collection/Storage/Handling/Transport:

Collection: Transfer serum into sterile 2 ml screw-capped tube or properly sealed red top tube
Storage: Specimen can be stored in the freezer for ≤ 72 hours prior to transport
Handling: Observe Triple Packaging Guidelines
Transport: Transport with ice within 72 hours

Running Day:

Tuesday-Thursday-Friday

Cut off Day and Time:

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

Turnaround Time:

5 working days

Fee:

₱5,000.00
*Free of charge if coordinated/reported to RESU/PESU/CESU/MESU and accompanied with PIDSR form

Status:

Available