COVID-19 PCR testing


Test Information

Test Name

COVID-19 PCR testing

Synonyms

Corona virus; Severe acute respiratory infection (SARI); 2019 nCoV; SARS-CoV2 Virus

Preferred Specimen

Nasopharyngeal Swab

Testing Location

PLBOP; Referral


Processing Information

Registration Code

NCOR (Diagnostic PCR Code); SCOV (Surveillance PCR Code) - Refer to Registration Manual

Notes


Methodology

Contact Information

murray.robinson@pathlab.co.nz