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Supra pubic aspirate and nephrostomy, urostomy specimens for microscopy and culture

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Supra pubic aspirate and nephrostomy, urostomy specimens for microscopy and culture
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Turnaround Time:

3 working days

Comments:

DO NOT label as urine

Description:

Supra pubic aspirate and nephrostomy specimens for microscopy and culture

Vessels and Containers:

Sterile universal

How result is reported:

Result available on screen within 3 working days

Important Information:

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Please clearly state relevant clinical details pertaining to the reasons behind taking the sample i.e. hot/pain/red. Samples without relevant clinical details may be rejected.
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Please state on form if the patient has had recent foreign travel or if there is a strong suspicion of high risk pathogens as these pose a risk to laboratory staff.
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