Norovirus


Test Information

Test Name

Norovirus

Synonyms

Norowalk Virus

Preferred Specimen

Faeces

Testing Location

See notes


Processing Information

Registration Code

See notes

Notes

  • Hospital request - Registration code: GXP. Testing must be approved by Infection Control or ID Physician or Clinical Microbiologist.
  • Community request without Outbreak code - Request will be reviewed by Microbiology.
  • Community request with Outbreak code - Registration code ENOR. Sample will be referred to ESR for testing

Methodology

Contact Information

murray.robinson@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

See notes

External Lab Website