Quantiferon TB Gold


Test Information

Test Name

Quantiferon TB Gold

Synonyms

QTBG

Department

Immunology

Preferred Specimen

Special QTBG tubes

Testing Location

PLW

Turn Around Time

5 days (if negative)

Clinical Update

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Collection Information

Preparation

  • Collect Quantiferon tubes after all other samples
  • Refer to Test Reference Manual

Processing Information

Registration Code

QTBG

Notes

  • Waikato region - all respiratory and infectious diseases physicians are funded
  • Other regions - funded for clinical reasons only

Methodology

Contact Information

tim.taylor@pathlab.co.nz

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