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Q fever


2 gold topped tubes. One large and one small


Blood sample (serum), and Blood (EDTA)

Specimen Container

Gold top clotted (5ml) and Pink top (EDTA)2 pink topped tubes. One large and one small


Test Usage

Diagnosis of past and current / recent infection with Q fever


Sendaway test to reference laboratory (Porton Down)

Processing Time

7-10 days

Urgent Specimen Instructions

Please contact the laboratory to discuss urgent tests

Specimen Labelling Procedure
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