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Bacterial vaginosis

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Bacterial vaginosis
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Turnaround Time:

2 working days

Description:

Pre-prepared slide for Bacterial Vaginosis.

Preparation:

Swab vaginal discharge. Use this swab to smear slide. Allow to air dry and put in to a slide holder.

Vessels and Containers:

Frosted microscopy slide in slide container.

Sample Requirements:

Microscope slide must be labeled with patient identifiers.

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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