Enterovirus typing

Registry Details

Area Health Science
Lab name Clinical Virology Laboratory
Lab location NCBID Wallaceville
Test name Enterovirus typing
Organisms Enterovirus (family: Picornaviridae; Genus: Enterovirus; Groups: Poliovirus types 1-3, Coxsackie A types 1-24, Coxsackie B types 1-6, Echovirus types 1-33, Enterovirus, types 68-71)
Requested for surveillance no
Notice required yes
Culture requirements Viral culture isolates and/or clinical specimens. (Please provide as detailed clinical information as possible)
Media requirements Viral culture media and/or viral transport medium
Pre-transport requirements 5 ± 3°C within 24 hours
Transport requirements 5 ± 3°C within 24 hours
How results reported Report will state the typing result for the referred viral isolate or specimen
Referral link Form