Mycoplasma pneumonia – Serology

Testing Indications

PHO Laboratory does not perform Mycoplasma pneumoniae serology. PCR is the recommended diagnostic assay to diagnose Mycoplasma pneumonia.

Refer to the test information sheet Mycoplasma pneumonia - Respiratory PCR for specimen collection and test information.

Specimen Collection and Handling

Preparation Prior to Transport

Special Instructions

Test Frequency and Turnaround Time (TAT)

Reporting

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Updated 21 Dec 2018