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Test Catalogue

​Acid Fast Bacilli (AFB) Culture


Clinical Microbiology

​Ordering Recommendations

​Specimen Requirements​

  • ​All specimen types except Blood and Bone Marrow
​Required Volume
Grounds for Rejection​

Testing Information​ ​

Testing Site​
  • ​Saskatchewan Disease Control Laboratory, Regina
Results Reporting​
​Clinical Interpretation
​Alternate Test Names
  • TB
  • Mycobacterium

Test Ordering Requirements​

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Laboratory Controlled Document LSM-821 v2

Last Modified: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 |
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