Atypical Mycobacterium PCR

Test Method
Conventional in-house PCR - nested, sequence analysis of PCR product
Specimen Required
Tissue biopsies, swabs, AFB positive paraffin-embedded fixed tissue sections, smear positive respiratory specimens which are negative for M.tuberculosis, body fluids
When Tested
2x weekly
Turnaround Time
Up to 5 working days
Normal Ranges
n/a
Reference Ranges
Applicable to AFB smear positive specimens
Cut Off Lower
n/a
Units of Measurement
n/a
Billing Advice
Non-rebatable. See billing memos.
Contact
9342 9617