TB PCR


Test Information

Test Name

TB PCR

Synonyms

Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex DNA

Preferred Specimen

CSF; Respiratory specimen

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

3 days


Collection Information

Availability

Testing is performed only after consultation with Dr Chris Mansell, Clinical Microbiologist ext. 98479 or 021 833783


Processing Information

Registration Code

TBPC


Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

External Lab Website