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Enteric Parasite Panel PCR

Alternate Names
Parasite Multiplex PCR
Ordering Information

Microscopy, Culture and Sensitivity (MC&S) is ordered as usual. This test will be added on if indicated by the clinical notes, usually symptomatic patients with suspected acute gastroenteritis, enteritis or colitis or "Enteric Parasite PCR" is specifically requested.

Please note: There is no Medicare Rebate for this test and patients may receive an invoice. Cost: $40.00

 

Laboratory
Microbiology
Specimen
Faeces
Container
Faecal Pot (Brown topped)
Additional Collection Instructions

Please note: There is no Medicare Rebate for this test and patients may receive an invoice. Cost: $40.00

Minimum Adult Volume
None
Minimum Paediatric Volume
None
Frequency
Once a week