MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS, PCR; MYCOSURE; TB PCR

Test Code

M0077

LIS Code

Test Components

This test includes 4 Drug Sensitivity for MTB Complex if positive.Antitubercular Drug Sensitivity includes Rifampicin, Isoniazid, Ethambutol & Pyrazinamide

Shipping Temperature

R

Specimen

Submit first morning Sputum on 3 consecutive days OR 5–10 mL Body fluids / Aspirates OR 2 mL CSF, OR 100 ml (50 ml min) first morning Urine collected on 3 consecutive days OR Fresh tissue biopsies including endometrial aspirate / curettage in sterile normal saline OR formalin fixed paraffin embedded Tissue block OR 3 mL (1 mL min.) Whole blood/Bone Marrow in 1 Lavender Top (EDTA)/ Yellow Top (ACD) tube OR Menstrual blood in a sterile screw capped container OR culture isolates. All specimens to be collected aseptically and shipped refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE.

Department

Method

Real Time PCR

CAT

C

List Price

₹ 2000

CUToff

Sample by Tue 1pm Report Next Day

Reporting Time

Report Next Day Evening

Comments

Antitubercular Drug Sensitivity includes Rifampicin, Isoniazid, Ethambutol & Pyrazinamide