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Lyme disease PCR

Alternative Names:Borrelia PCR
Laboratory:Microbiology
Test Code:LYMEPCR
Specimen Types:Blood
Cerebrospinal Fluid
Container Types:
EDTA 10 mL
CSF Tube 3
Collection & Request Instructions:A separate container is required for this test.

Department head authorisation required.

At least 0.5 mL CSF required.

Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:Room Temperature
Assay Frequency:Fortnightly
External Laboratory:Australian Rickettsial Reference Laboratory