Department: 
Microbiology
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Wound Swab culture/microscopy
Test Code: 
SW
Availability: 
Daily
Collection Requirements: 
Swabs are less useful than whole pus. _x000D__x000D__x000D__x000D_Whole Pus: Collect whole pus into yellow top universal. _x000D__x000D__x000D__x000D_Swabs: Amies swab -Gel (blue lid) OR Copan e-swab - liquid Amies (pink lid)_x000D__x000D_
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
SW
Fee: 
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Reference Range: 
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