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​Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Surveillance Screen

Other

Clinical Microbiology

​Ordering Recommendations

​Specimen Requirements​

Type​
  • ​Nose/Groin swab
​Container
Collection Procedure
​Stability/Storage
  • Stable at room temperature for 48 hours at room temperature
Grounds for Rejection​

Testing Information​ ​

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

Test Ordering Requirements​

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Laboratory Controlled Document LSM-890 v1

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