Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Flu A/B Antigen Screen

CMH Lab Section
Microbiology

Specimen Requirements
Collect a nasopharyngeal aspirate, wash, swab or mid-turbinate nasal flocked swab.
Place in viral transport media.

Availability
Season testing - currently available

Turn Around Time
30 minutes

Methodology
Veritor System for Flu A/B

Ranges
negative

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