Direct microscopic examination followed by macroscopic and microscopic identification of the relevant fungi and yeasts. Supplemented by biochemical tests (yeasts) if necessary.
Small envelopes to pack the samples are available from the Laboratory for Mycology (03 247 63 37).
To increase the chance of obtaining a positive culture in case of onychomycosis, the sample must be collected from the infected area.
Samples can be sent by regular mail.
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