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