Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus by PCR
This is a screening test from nasal site only for carriage of MRSA. It does not include a susceptibility report.
Specimen Collection Requirements
Both nostrils will be swabbed.
Deliver ASAP to the laboratory.
1 Copan red cap scored dual swab
Frozen specimen, leaking or nonsterile containers, incorrect swab
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days
Thursday, February 8, 2018 08:08:30 AM
Client Services: 503-413-1234