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Test and sample information

This is a searchable database of information about tests offered by Pathology at the Royal Derby Hospital. 

If there are any comments on specific test content please contact john.monaghan@nhs.net .

For further patient information on pathology tests please visit: www.labtestsonline.org.uk

Test
Ascitic Fluid
Sample
Fluid
Sample container
Universal container / 30ml white top
Volume required
20ml
Discipline
Microbiology
Clinical notes
Routine investigation includes a differential White cell count, Gram Film & culture.
Turn around time
5 days
Last modified: 02/08/2017