Part of multiplex PCR for viral gastroenteritis. Extended testing will be performed on some patient groups or in outbreaks where 6 or more patient samples have been initially negative. Submission of samples is not indicated in sporadic cases.
|Tube||Brown top universal with spoon|
|Availability||Mon- Fri 9-5|
|Turn Around||3 days|
|Send to||LGI Microbiology Department|
|Collection Con||If delays occur refrigerate at 2-8 degrees C.|
|IP Routine TAT||3 days|
|GP Routine TAT||3 days|