Diagnostic Test Directory

Microbiology Laboratory

Haemophilus influenzae Serotyping

  • LIS Mnemonic: SER

    Collect

    ** Actively growing pure culture isolate required in lab **

    Volume Required

    Pure culture isolate sent on 1 chocolate agar slant OR 1 chocolate plate

    Minimum Required

    Pure culture isolate sent on 1 chocolate agar slant OR 1 chocolate plate

    Transport

    Send to lab immediately at room temperature

Days Performed

Daily

Reported

Within 24 hours of receipt in the lab

CPT

00000