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ID:550 Enterovirus PCR for tissue samples
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DescriptionEnteroviruses can cause a variety of infections involving internal organs such as heart, liver or pancreas. Samples of tissue from internal organs can be analysed by PCR to detect presence of enteroviruses. Please do not place the tissue samples in a fixative such as formalin. Add some sterile saline to the tissue to keep it moist during transit.
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Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
Interpretation

DepartmentVirology
SampleTissue
TubePlain Universal
Tube Picture
Collection Conditions
Min. Vol
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Ref. Range Notes
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT3 days
IP Routine TAT3 days
GP Acute TAT3 days
GP Routine TAT3 days
Turnround CommentResults may be available considerably earlier than stated turnaround time.

Originally edited by : D Bennett. Review due on 27/06/2017 16:28:43. Published By K Roberts on 27/06/2016 16:29:01.