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Stool for ova/cysts/parasites


Stool for ova/cysts/parasites
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Turnaround Time:

4 working days


If outbreak suspected please contact CCDC


Stool for ova/cysts/parasites

Vessels and Containers:

Blue top/white top universal

Sample Requirements:

DO NOT fill container more than 3/4 full

How result is reported:

Results available within 4 working days.

Important Information:

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.
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.