Mould Identification

Use(s):

Identification of moulds.

Description:

Identification, usually to species level on the basis of macroscopic and microscopic morphology. Molecular identification is carried out for those isolates which cannot be identified using phenotypic tests.

Specimens:

Culture of mould, ideally on a Sabouraud's agar slope in a bijou or universal.

Results:

Identity of the mould, usually to species level.

95% Turnaround Time (Dates collected):

14 days

Note:

Susceptibility testing of mould isolates can be carried out on request.


Page Reviewed: 02/07/19 | Updated by: Kevin Roberts