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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeLSUA
Method

Immunochromatographic Assay (Lateral flow test)

Both Legionella pneumophila serogroup1 and Streptococcus pneumoniae are both detected in this test.

External Price$140.90(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Patient SpecimenUrine
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructionsminimum of 10 mls urine required
Aliquot Transport to CHLRoom temperature
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentMicrobiology-Bacteriology
Contact Details** Unknown email address **
Test Availability24 hours
Reference Interval

This test will only detect Legionella pneumophila serogroup1

Uncertainty of Measurement

S. pneumoniae vaccine may cause a false positive up to six days after vaccination.

A negative result does not exclude S. pneumoniae or Legionella infection.

This test has not been validated to use for samples from children under 7 years.

 

Additional Information

This test should be used in conjunction with culture of respiratory specimens, PCR, serology testing and clinical findings in order to make an accurate diagnosis.

Delphic Number Test Number9169

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