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ID:728 Electron Microscopy for Orf, Molluscum contagiosum
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DescriptionOrf, Molluscum contagiosum, (Herpes group viruses- PCR is the test of choice for sensitivity and specificity). Vesicle fluid - air dry on a slide and transport in a rigid container.
Additional InfoEM done at reference laboratory
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna


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Ref. Range Notes
Units - Not Defined -

IP Acute TAT28 days
IP Routine TAT28 days
GP Acute TAT28 days
GP Routine TAT28 days
Turnround CommentResults may be available considerably earlier than stated turnaround time.
Originally edited by : D Bennett. Last edited on 27/06/2017 16:28:43. Published By K Roberts on 27/06/2016 16:29:01.