CULTURE, AFB (MYCOBACTERIUM), RAPID WITH PNB TEST

Rapid automated culture allows the early recovery of Mycobacteria within 7 days as compared to conventional culture which takes 4-6 weeks. Identification of Mycobacteria helps in proper selection of Anti-tubercular drugs.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    Overnight fasting is mandatory for Gastric Lavage specimens
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample Daily by 3.30 pm Report Interim: 14 days & 4 weeks Final: 6 weeks PNB test: 10 days after AFB culture is positive
  • Components:
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Sample Report