MRSA Culture x 2

Each swab tests one site (usually nasal, throat, groin, axilla or perineum) for the presence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Test Name
MRSA Culture
GP Referral
GP Referral is included
Target Turn Around Time in working days:
2 Working Days
Test Inclusions:
MRSA Swab - 1 per site, includes 2 swabs
Special Instructions
Fasting not required. One Swab Per site - label clearly.
Laboratory Notes: