Mycobacterial Culture

Test Method
Culture on solid media and in broth culture
Specimen Required
Sputum, bronchial washings, gastric lavage, CSF, tissues, skin & wound swabs, urine, faeces
When Tested
On Request
Turnaround Time
Up to 12 weeks, dependant on growth characteristics
Normal Ranges
n/a
Reference Ranges
n/a
Cut Off Lower
n/a
Units of Measurement
n/a
Related Tests
See text (MRL section) for further details
Billing Advice
Medicare rebatable
Contact
9342 9617