Trypanosoma – concentration

Which test do we use?

mini Anion Exchange Centrifugation Technique (mAECT) (concentration method to detect living Trypanosoma sp.).

Sampling instructions

1 ml of fresh heparine blood no older than 30 min. (EDTA or citrate may not be used for this test)

Storage conditions

The analysis must be performed immediately because the method detects living and moving parasites.

Important advice

The analysis can not be performed on sent blood.

Frequence

On demand

Reference values

Negative

How soon can you expect results?

Depends on the total number of requested analyses. See ‘How frequently do we perform this analysis’.

Accredited

Yes
ISO 15189 – Belac 147-MED

RIZIV-code

127094 / 127105

Laatste wijziging op: 06/09/2019