Fungi (culture)

Test investigation

Fungi (culture)

Laboratory offering test

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Comments precautions

No testing on Sat / Sun / BH unless by prior agreement

Storage conditions and sample stability

<12 Hrs/ 48Hrs Delays – keep specimen dry

Sample type

Skin scrapings Nail clippings Hair

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

5-28 days

If ukas accredited

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