Test Directory

Parasite for Identification

Containers - Adult

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Plain Sterile Universal Container
Additive per Container

NONE

Containers - Child

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Plain Sterile Universal Container
Volume Range

As adult

Laboratory Site

RIE
51 Little France Crescent
Old Dalkeith Road
Edinburgh
EH16 4SA
Telephone (Bacteriology): 0131 242 6021 OOH Bleep 2900
SJH
Howden Road West
Howden
Livingston
West Lothian
EH54 6PP
Telephone (Bacteriology): 01506 52 3075 OOH contact RIE

Transport arrangements

Transport as soon as practicable

Sample storage arrangements

Store at 4-6 o C

Special instructions for collection

Can be ecto- or endo-parasite

How to request

Via TRAK or by yellow request form

Availability

9am-6pm daily @RIE 9am-5pm daily @SJH

Anticipated turnaround

5 days

General additional information

See also Enterobius vermicularis Ova, threadworm, sellotape slide