Yersinia sub-typing

Registry Details

Area Health Science
Lab name Enteric Reference Laboratory
Lab location NCBID Wallaceville
Test name Yersinia sub-typing
Organisms Yersinia enterocolitica and yersinia pseudotuberculosis
Requested for surveillance yes
Notice required no
Routine turnaround time 10 days
Culture requirements Pure culture
Media requirements Nutrient agar slope
Pre-transport requirements Ambient temperature
Transport requirements Ambient temperature
Unacceptable sample types Mixed cultures will not be tested
How results reported The Yersinia species sub-type will be reported.
Referral link Form