|Category||Microbiology >> Microbiology|
|Sample & container required||Corneal scrape. Culture medium obtained from laboratory by prearrangement with microbiology|
|Transport storage||Transport pre-inoculated culture medium in a sealed-plastic bag, and the slide prepared by the clinician in a plastic slide container. Please place the label on lid of the culture plate.|
|Turnaround time||3 days|
Positive cultures are sent to the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine for confirmation.