DHR

Test investigation

DHR

Laboratory offering test

Referral laboratory

Also known as/Frequency of test

Neutrophil function assay, NBT, NOXB1

Indications

Investigation for Chronic Granulomatous Disease: severe recurrent bacterial and fungal infections affecting the skin, lymph nodes, lungs, liver and gastrointestinal tract, deep-seated abscesses, features consistent with Crohn's disease.

Comments precautions

Discuss with immunology. Healthy control also required (transport control). Referred outside of EPA

Sample type

EDTA

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

1 week