Cystic Fibrosis (Sputum)


Test Information

Test Name

Cystic Fibrosis (Sputum)

Synonyms

CF Sputum

Preferred Specimen

Sputum

Testing Location

Referral


Collection Information

Patient Instructions


Processing Information

Registration Code

CFS

Notes

  • This is for PLW samples only
  • All BOP and Lakes specimens are processed in Microbiology PLBOP using the MISR registration code

Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Notes

Tests include S. aureus and B. cepacia culture

Send Away Volume

1.0 mL Sputum

Send Away Transport

Ambient

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