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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
Bacterial PCR (CSF) (Meningococcal and/ or Pneumococcal)
Sample
CSF
Sample container
Sterile Universal
Volume required
1 ml
Discipline
Microbiology
Turn around time
3 working days (Test not performed on weekends)
Referral laboratory (if applicable)
Manchester Royal Infirmary
Last modified: 02/08/2017