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Toxoplasma DNA detection by PCRChorionic Villus

 

DESCRIPTION – the presence of toxoplasma DNA in maternal blood probably indicates a recent infection or apparent parasitemia, which is likely to be clinically significant. PCR is the only method that can detect low levels of the T gondii organism and even destroyed parasites

METHODOLOGY – polymerase chain reaction (PCR)

TURN AROUND TIME – 8 days

PATIENT PREPARATION –

COLLECT – lavender, pink or serum separator tube or amniotic fluid, CSF, ocular fluid or tissue

SPECIMEN PREPARATION – separate serum or plasma from cells and transport 1 ml serum, plasma, amniotic fluid, CSF or ocular fluid to a sterile container and transfer tissue to a sterile container and freeze immediately

STORAGE/TRANSPORT TEMPERATURE – frozen

STABILITY

Tissue – frozen: 3 months

All other – ambient: 8 hours; refrigerated: 5 days; frozen: 3 months

UNACCEPTABLE CONDITION – heparinized specimens

MRP 2500

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS – clinical history is mandatory

 

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Pre-Test Information
Chorionic Villus In Sterile Saline
2,500.00
Home Collection-
Offer Price2,500.00
Total Amount₹2,500.00
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