Dubai South Africa India

AFB CULTURED ANTITUBERCULAR DST, 10 DRUGS PANEL

  • Schedule: DAILY
  • Department: MICROBIOLOGY
  • Method: Automated Fluorescent
  • Specimen: R

Department

Test Details

  • Test Components Streptomycin, Isoniazid, Rifampicin, Ethambutol Pyrazinamide, Clofazimine, Ethionamide, Capreomycin, Kanamycin, Amikacin
  • Method Automated Fluorescent
  • DOS Code A0020
  • Specimen Type See collection instructions
  • Collection Istruction Submit pure growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex on appropriate media in sterile screw capped container in a sealed plastic bag. Ship refrigerated OR when used with other AFB culture or Mycobacteria identification tests, the pure growth obtained in the Laboratory from specimens already submitted will be processed for Antitubercular Sensitivity.
  • Requisition and Clinical Prerequisites Relevant Laboratory requisition form with adequate clinical details
  • Accreditation/ Quality Assurance StatementTests are Referred to a competent acceredited laboratory with due deligince

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