Bordetella Serology: Whooping cough

Virology


Description


Indications

In acute cases, please refer to Microbiology Section on how to take a pernasal swab for culture/PCR.


Sample Type

Clotted Blood (Yellow top)


Reference Range

Not applicable


Turnaround Time

Within 2 weeks


External Notes

Withdrawn this assay is no longer available


Patient Preparation

None


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Your contact for this test

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Leeanne Tovey BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science, MSc Medical Microbiology

Acting Lead Laboratory Manager - Microbiology & Virology

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Bordetella Serology: Whooping cough