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ILH Laboratory specimen collection and test information
ESwab of N/P or aspirate
Influenza Rapid Screen
Alternative name(s)

Lab section Microbiology    
When performed 24 hours / 7 days    
When reported
24 hours / 7 days    
   
Sunquest code:
IRS
EPIC Code:
INFLUENZA RAPID SCREEN
   
Important notes: Nasal, or nasopharyngeal aspirate/washing.
Rejection criteria: Swab must not be submitted in gel, Unlabeled or mislabeled specimen
Transportation notes: within 2hr RT
Specimen preparation:

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Last revised 09/11/2013