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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
Bone Marrow (TB)
Sample
Bone Marrow
Sample container
Sodium Citrate Vacutainer (light blue top)
Volume required
2.7ml (Tube must be full)
Discipline
Microbiology
Clinical notes
See 
http://www.derbyhospitals.nhs.uk/primary/pathology/pathology-departments/microbiology/specimen-information/mycobacteria/ 
for further information.
Turn around time
11 weeks
Referral laboratory (if applicable)
Birmingham Heartlands Reference Laboratory
Last modified: 02/08/2017