Microscopy after Knott concentration (hemolysis and centrifugation) and Carazzi coloration, identification of the species and microfilaria count.
3,3 ml of EDTA blood
Preferably procure the sample during the time the microfilariae circulate in large quantities in the periferal blood (nocturne-diurne periodicity).
Depends on the total number of requested analyses. See ‘How frequently do we perform this analysis’.
ISO 15189 – Belac 147-MED
550815 / 550826
Laatste wijziging op: 02/09/2019