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ID:835 Mould identification
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DescriptionExamination of mould culture for identification using manual methods.
IndicationIsolation of a mould that is thought to be the aetiological agent of infection.
Additional InfoIdentification, usually to species level on the basis of macroscopic and microscopic morphology. Molecular identification may be carried out for those isolates which cannot be identified using phenotypic tests. Susceptibility testing of mould isolates may be indicated, though this is not done routinely. Please call to discuss
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

InterpretationCulture: Identity of fungus sent, usually to species level.

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IP Acute TAT14 days
IP Routine TAT14 days
GP Acute TAT14 days
GP Routine TAT14 days
Turnround Comment95% Turnaround times This test is carried out daily. Results may be available considerably earlier than stated turnaround time.
Originally edited by : Richard Barton. Last edited on 01/12/2018 12:54:35. Published By Kasia Okurowska on 01/12/2017 12:54:35.