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Skin, Nail, hair for Mycology

Containers - Adult

Mycotrans Pack

Containers - Child

Mycotrans Pack
Volume Range

As adult

Laboratory Site

51 Little France Crescent
Old Dalkeith Road
EH16 4SA
Telephone (Mycology): 0131 24(2) 6049

Transport arrangements

Transport as soon as practicable

Sample storage arrangements

Store at room temperature

Special instructions for collection

Mycotrans Pack only. To obtain Mycotrans packs, please contact the Mycology laboratory on 0131 242 6049 (extension 26049) to request packs and slides.

How to request

Via TRAK or by yellow request form or GP order comms


9 am - 5 pm Mon - Fri

Anticipated turnaround

Microscopy 2 days Culture up to 28 days