Culture Testing

AEROBIC CULTURES ( ROUTINE )

  • Blood
  • Body Fluids (Pleural, Peritoneal, Ascitic & Synovial Fluids)
  • Broncho-Alveolar Lavage (BAL)
  • Biopsy Specimen
  • CSF
  • Catheter tips (CVP, Endotracheal Tube, Portacath etc…)
  • CRBSI (Blood – Peripheral Vein, Catheter)
  • Cervical Swab
  • Conjunctival Swab
  • Ear Swab
  • Nasal Swab
  • Pus / pus Swab
  • Sputum
  • Stool
  • Tissue
  • Tracheal Swab
  • Throat Swab
  • Urethral Swab
  • Urine
  • Vaginal Swab
  • Wound Swab

AUTOMATED CULTURES

  • Blood Aerobic
  • Blood Anaerobic
  • Body Fluid Aerobic (Pleural, Peritoneal, Ascitic, Synoyial)
  • Body Fluid Anaereobic (Pleural, Peritoneal, Ascitic, Synoyial)
  • CSF Aerobic
  • CSF Anaerobic

MYCOLOGY / FUNGAL CULTURES

  • Blood – Fungal Routine Culture
  • Blood – Automated Fungal Culture
  • CSF – Routine Fungal Culture
  • CSF – Automated Fungal Culture
  • Conjunctival – Routine Fungal Culture
  • Body Fluid – Routine Fungal Culture
  • Body Fluid – Automated Fungal Culture
  • Gential – Routine Fungal Culture
  • Tissue – Routine Fungal Culture
  • Tissue – Automated Fungal Culture
  • Nasal Swab – Fungal Culture

TB / AFB CULTURES ( Automated or LJ Medium )

  • Blood
  • Sputum
  • CSF
  • BAL
  • Fluid Body
  • Pus
  • Urine ( 3 days )
  • Lymph Node
  • Tissue