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Toxoplasma gondii PCR

Test Code:

IM0176

Synonym(s):

 

Specimen Container

EDTA tube
Wide mouth sterile container

Specimen Requirement

5 mL of EDTA blood ( adult )
500uL of EDTA blood ( paed )
0.5-1 mL of CSF or Amniotic fluid.

Specimen Storage / Transport

Refrigerate sample until transfer to laboratory. Do not freeze.
Send sample at 2oC-8oC. Send with an ice-pack. Sample must reach SGH laboratory within 24 hours after collection.

Method

 

Orderable as STAT?

No

Turn Around Time

1 - 4 days

Reference Value(s)

Testing Laboratory Location

SGH

Laboratory

Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory

Contact Number

6394 1352

Day and Time Performed

Mon – Fri: 0800 hrs– 1700 hrs

Orderable on CPOE?

Yes

Downtime Form

Additional Information

Gently invert the tube several times to prevent clotting.

Change History Notes

Others

Keywords

Toxoplasma gondii PCR IM0176
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