Real-Time PCR detection of Pathogenic Leptospira spp., Leptospira spp.

Specimen:

Whole Blood

Volume/Quantity:

3-5 mL

Schedule of Collection:

Prior to antimicrobial therapy

Collection/Storage/Handling/Transport:

Collection: Aseptically collect blood into EDTA Tube (purple top) Storage: Specimen can be stored in the refrigerator for ? 24 hours Handling: Observe Triple Packaging Guidelines Transport: Transport with ice within 24 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:

₱ 3500.00 *Free of charge if coordinated/reported to RESU/PESU/CESU/MESU and accompanied with PIDSR

Status:

Available