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Malarial Parasite Investigation

Alternative Names:Malaria Thick and Thin films
Malaria Immunochromatographic Test
Laboratory:Haematology
Test Code:MPI
Medicare rebatable:No
Specimen Types:Blood
Container Types:
EDTAEDTA
Adults Volume or Mass:4 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:0.5 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:

An FBE is performed at the same time.

Retrospective testing for Malaria Thick Thin Film is within 12 hours.

Retrospective testing for Malaria Immunochromatographic Test is within 3 days.

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Assay Frequency:24/7