Lab Test : Latex Agglutination Serum

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Alternate:Bacterial Latex Agglutination Serum; Agglutination Test for Bacterial Antigens Blood
Includes:H. influenza type b, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Group B Streptococcus, Neisseria meningititis A,B,Y,W135
Department:Microbiology
Phone:(937) 641-3902
SQ Code:LASE
Available:Daily 24 hours. Test performed on first shift only
Turnaround:1 day
Specimen:Blood
Volume:2 mL
Container:Red top tube
Temperature:Room temperature
Rejection:N/A
Normal:Negative
Uses:Diagnosis of bacterial infection.
Limitations:A negative test does not eliminate the possibility of infection.
Method:Latex agglutination
 

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