RESPIRATORY PANEL 2

Parainfluenza viruses are distributed throughout the world mainly affecting children 5 years of age. In adults, parainfluenza infections are generally mild. Serotype 2 causes laryngotracheobronchitis wheras Type 3 is an important cause of bronchiolitis & pneumonia in infants. Type 4 parainfluenza virus causes mild infections.

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  • Pre-test Information:
    No Special preparation required
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by Mon/Wed/Fri 9 AM; report Tue/Thu/Sat
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Sample Report