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Sequencing of influenza virus, respiratory sample

Fee code: 20439

Method description


Delivery time

Note to delivery time

Consult laboratory


This technique is not performed if there is no laboratory confirmation of influenza virus

Specimen type

Nasal swab, throat swab, nasopharyngeal aspirate, bronchoalveolar lavage, cell culture supernatant

Specimen volume

Specimen minimum volume

Collection instructions

Under sterile conditions

Preanalytic treatment


Transport conditions

At room temperature and in transport medium for virus

Rejection criteria

Insufficient sample, Non-sterile sample container, Swabs without transport medium for virus


Interpretative report of the results

Reference values

Values Units   Age  
Sequencing of influenza virus      

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