Other Testing

PARASITOLOGY

  • Stool for Cysts / Ova / Worms.
  • Modified ZN stain-Opportunistic intestinal Coccidia in Immunocompromised patients
  • Skin Scrappings – Ectoparasites
  • Vaginal Discharge – Trichomonas
  • Urine – Trichomonas, Schistosoma, Microfilaria
  • Sputum – Paragonimus westermanil, Dirofilariae
  • Comeal scrapping – Acanthamoeba, Naegleria
  • CSF – Acanthamoeba, Naegleria, Angiostrongylus, Gnathostoma

OT STERILITY

  • Air Samples ( Bacteriological, Fungal)
  • OT Swabs ( Aerobic, Anaerobic, Fungal)
  • Disinfectant Potency Testing
  • Autoclave Potency Testing

WATER TESTING

  • Chemical analysis : pH, Chlorides,
  • Free chlorine, Nitrates, Fluorides
  • Microbiological Analysis : E.coli, Vibrio, Coliforms

MICROSCOPY

  • ZN Stain / AFB
  • Gram’s Stain
  • KOH Mount for Fungi
  • Hanging Drop – Vibrio
  • CSF – India Ink
  • PCP
  • Smear for Gas Gangrene
  • Smear for Leprosy
  • Smear for Nocardia
  • Stool for Cryptosporidium
  • Stool for Microsporidium
  • Stool for Cyclospora
  • Stool for Isospora

VIROLOGY

  • Cytomegalovirus
  • Chikungunya
  • Dengue
  • Herpes 1
  • Herpes 2
  • H1N1 (Swine Flu)
  • HIV
  • HBsAg
  • Hepatitis
  • Rubella

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Toxoplasma
  • Leptospira
  • PCR : TB
  • PCT
  • Clostridium difficle toxin A & B assay
  • Line probe assay
  • ADA
  • 24 hrs urine proteins/albumin

* BacT/ALERT (Fully automated continuous monitoring system for Blood/body fluids and TB/AFB cultures) and VITEK (Fully automated system for identification and antibiotic susceptibility testing for organisms) from bioMerieux Under CLSI/NCCLS guidelines