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ID:514 Legionella urinary antigen
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DescriptionThis investigation is for the detection of active Legionella infection via its antigen which is excreted in the patient's urine.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

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Collection Conditions
Min. Vol2ml

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Ref. Range NotesDetected (present): The test is highly sensitive but false positive results can occur. All in-house positive samples are being sent to the reference laboratory for confirmation.
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT2 days
IP Routine TAT2 days
GP Acute TAT2 days
GP Routine TAT2 days
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : D Bennett. Review due on 04/07/2017 09:49:54. Published By K Roberts on 04/07/2016 09:49:54.