MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS, rRNA DETECTION, TMA

Test Code

M0078

LIS Code

Test Components

NIL

Shipping Temperature

R

Specimen

Submit first morning Sputum (3 consecutive days preferred) OR 5-10 ml Body fluid/Aspirate OR 2 ml CSF OR Fresh tissue biopsies including endometrial aspirate/curettage in sterile normal saline OR 10 ml (5 mL min.) Whole Blood in 3 lavender top (EDTA) tubes OR Menstrual blood in a sterile screw capped container OR culture isolates. Ship refrigerated or frozen.

Department

Method

Transcription Mediated Amplification (TMA) and Hybridization Protection Assay (HPA)

CAT

C

List Price

₹ 2500

CUToff

Sample by Tue, Thu, Sat 1 pm

Reporting Time

Report 3rd Day Evening

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