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CSF reservoir

About This Test

Department: Microbiology, Virology and Molecular Microbiology


Fluid from reservoir or reservoir if removed.



Turnaround Time:

2-5 days

Culture for common pathogens

Other Comments:

Collection container : Sterile plain leak proof container

Special instructions - Relevant clinical data and details and details of recent and current antimicrobial treatment must be provided:

Specimen transport: If processing is delayed, refrigeration is preferable to storage at ambient temperature - do not freeze