Urine (Schistosoma)

Description: 
Microscopy for Schistosoma haematobium
Clinical details: 
Schistosomiasis
Sample type and Volume required: 
10 ml terminal urine including last few drops specimen should be collected between 10am and 2pm or alternatively a 24hr collection of terminal samples of urine may be obtained.
Turnaround time: 
1 working day
Special sample instructions: 

Consider sending serum for serological investigation.

Contacts:
For clinical advice or interpretation of results, please contact the laboratory in the first instance.

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Last updated: 07/08/2015