Real-Time PCR detection of Invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus pneumoniae

Real-Time PCR detection of Invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus pneumoniae

Test Code:

LS-MIC-0058

Specimen:

CSF

Volume/Quantity:

> 0.5 mL

Schedule of Collection:

Prior to antimicrobial therapy

Collection/Storage/Handling/Transport:

Collection: Collect CSF in sterile screw capped tubes
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: