Chlamydophila pneumoniae PCR


Test Information

Test Name

Chlamydophila pneumoniae PCR

Preferred Specimen

Lower respiratory tract specimens (e.g. Sputum; Tracheal aspirate; Bronchial washings)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

3 days


Processing Information

Registration Code

CPCR

Notes

  • Please do not send Nasopharyngeal swabs, unless from children if lower respiratory tract samples are not available

Methodology

Contact Information

murray.robinson@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

External Lab Website