CULTURE, DIPHTHERIA

Test Code

C0167

LIS Code

Test Components

Does not include ANTIBIOTIC SENSITIVITY.

Shipping Temperature

R

Specimen

Submit nasal / throat swab (mucus membrane of pharynx / tonsils) obtained by rubbing over affected / localised lesion, in Amies transport medium available from ADL. Ship refrigerated.

Department

Method

Conventional culture

CAT

C

List Price

₹ 1100

CUToff

Sample Daily by 1 pm

Reporting Time

Report 5th Day Evening

Comments

0