EntericBio Gastro Panel 2 (GP2) assay
|Category||Microbiology >> Microbiology|
To investigate the presence of the following causes of gastroenteritis.
|Sample & container required||Faeces - sterile universal container|
|Sample volume||1 ml|
|Transport storage||Transport to the laboratory on the day of collection or refrigerate overnight|
|Turnaround time||4 days|
To identify faecal pathogens other than the targets listed above, appropriate clinical details must be provided so a full culture can be added.
Samples may be referred to Public Health England for further investigation: