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ID:811 Viral Rash
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Description Multiplex test for all rashes including vesicular. Viruses included are: Herpes Simplex, Varicella Zoster, Adeno and Enterovirus.
Indication
Additional InfoTake a flock swab from the appropriate area and place in Universal Transport Media (available from Molecular section or download a request form from the Pathology Web Site)
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
Interpretation

DepartmentVirology
SampleSwab
TubeUniversal Transport Med
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsNo restrictions
Min. Vol
Freq.

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
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 28/06/2017 08:43:55. Published By K Roberts on 28/06/2016 08:43:55.