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​Acanthamoeba PCR Eye

Upper Respiratory

Clinical Microbiology

​Ordering Recommendations

​Specimen Requirements​

Type​
  • ​Corneal Scraping
​Container
​Required Volume
  • Optimal Volume: Entire collection
​Stability/Storage
  • Store at room temperature if sample cannot be immediately transported to laboratory 
Grounds for Rejection​

Testing Information​ ​

Availability​
Testing Site​
  • ​Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, RUH
Results Reporting​
​Clinical Interpretation
​Specimen Retention

Test Ordering Requirements​

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Laboratory Controlled Document LSM-835 v2

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