Urine for Schistosomiasis
Investigation of Schistosomiasis (Bilharzia) following
fresh water exposure in endemic areas
(Africa, Middle East, Corsica) by concentration and microscopy.
|White top universal
|Full travel history and clinical details must be provided on request
|LGI Microbiology Department
|Urine for Schistosomiasis must be collected between 10am and 2pm after a period of activity Alternatively a 24h collection of terminal samples of urine may be obtained.
|Minumum 10 ml volume. Boric acid must NOT be used
|IP Routine TAT
|GP Routine TAT