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Test ID: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) PCR - XPERT

Test Name:
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) PCR - XPERT
Test Code:
MRSAXPERT
Specialised Test:
Yes
Turnaround Time:
1-2 days
Test Schedule:
NA
Test Type:
Single Test
Additional Test Note:
Sample Requirement:

Double eSwab (flocked swabs with Amies media).

  • Pink eSwab: Sample axilla and groin, swirl in Amies media and discard swab.
  • White eSwab: Sample the anterior nares and place it in the tube of Amies media.

Please

Fasting Requirement:
NA
clinical molecular
Parkway Laboratory Services
Last Update:
29/02/2020
Update:
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