Respiratory Viral standard panel (Hospital requests)


Test Information

Test Name

Respiratory Viral standard panel (Hospital requests)

Synonyms

Influenza A; Influenza B; RSV

Department

Microbiology

Preferred Specimen

Nasopharyngeal Aspirate; Nasopharyngeal Swab

Testing Location

PLBOP

Clinical Update

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Processing Information

Registration Code

RESP

Notes

  • Only for Tauranga, Whakatane; Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals
  • Include Influenza A; Influenza B and RSV

Site Specific Notes

- Tauranga

If testing negative, Microbiology staff to add on sendaway test code. Referral to Canterbury Health Labroatory

- Whakatane

If testing negative, Microbiology staff to add on sendaway test code. Referral to Canterbury Health Labroatory

- Rotorua

If testing negative, Microbiology staff to add on sendaway test code. Referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory

- Taupo

If testing negative, Microbiology staff to add on sendaway test code. Referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory


Methodology

Contact Information

murray.robinson@pathlab.co.nz