Services Offered : Infectious diseases diagnosis
- Bacterial infections including cultures-aerobic, anaerobic, fungal and tuberculosis.
- Anti-microbial susceptibility testing including antibiotics, anti-tuberculosis-first line and second line, anti-fungal testing.
- Viral infections including respiratory viruses(H1N1), Herpes, Hepatitis, HIV, Leptospirosis , Dengue, Chikungunya, and others.
- Eye infections.
- Parasitic infestations.
- Routine body fluid analysis.
- NICU environmental surveillance
- Air samples
- Environmental swabs
- Disinfectant potency test
- Tap Water testing
Interesting Cases :
- Plesiomonas shigelloides in stool leading to chronic diarrhoea.
- Candida famata sepsis in neonates through total parental nuitrition.
- Exophiola keratitis in 6 yr old
Respiratory infections in NICU due to Acinetobacter in tap water used as humidifier.
- Klebsiella bacteremia in NICU due to contamination in unopened distilled water used as humidifier