RESPIRATORY PANEL 1

Influenza virus mainly affects upper and / or lower respiratory tract with variable severity every year.Most of the severe outbreaks are caused by Influenza A virus due to H & N antigens of these viruses which undergo periodic antigenic variation eg., H1N1 and H3N2 viruses. Influenza B causes less severe disease due to less antigenic variation. Rhinoviruses are a prominent cause of common cold mainly affecting infants and young children.

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    No Special preparation required
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    Sample by Mon/Wed/Fri 9 AM; report Tue/Thu/Sat
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Sample Report