Microbiology - Bacteriology
Medical Staff must notify laboratory directly. Specific tests are discussed at this point with laboratory staff.
Patient sample: Scraping performed by medical staff with lab staff present at bedside. Clinician to prioritise tests required, viz, Gram stain, bacterial culture, viral culture, fungal culture, Acanthamoeba culture/PCR.
Deliver to lab ASAP
Gram Stain, Bacterial culture and/or Fungal culture.
Note: Viral testing and Acanthamoeba detection can also be performed on the same sample.
$95.23 (Exclusive of GST)