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PLEASE NOTE: Recent changes have been made to this Test


 Recent changes for Galactomannan

Recent changes for Galactomannan

Date
Field
Changed From
Changed To
20th April 2018
Frequency

Twice weekly

As required

Galactomannan

Ordering information:

Requires approval from the Clinical Microbiologist

Test is non orderable through EMR

Alternate names:
Aspergillus Antigen, Aspergillus galactomannan
Laboratory:
Referred Test
Test Code:
SMISC
Specimen types:
Bronchial Washings
Serum
Cerebrospinal Fluid
Container types:
Sterile Jar
Serum tube with gel
CSF
Sterile Jar
Collection Instructions:
Sample haemolysis may make this test unreportable
Transport specimen at Room Temperature to lab
Minimum Adult Volume:
1 mL
Frequency:
As required
Result Turnaround Time:
5-7 days
Laboratory Use Only

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