PCP stain


Test Information

Test Name

PCP stain

Synonyms

Pneumocystis Pneumonia; Pneumocystis

Preferred Specimen

Induced sputum; bronchoscopy specimen or lung biopsy


Processing Information

Registration Code

PNEJ

Site Specific Notes

- Tauranga

Community request referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory; Hospital request referral to Canterbury Health Laboratory - send sample directly to referral laboratory


Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

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