Microbiology

Pathology Tests by Alphabetical Order

A
Adenovirus antibodies - serum
Amoeba antibodies - serum
Anti - deoxyribonuclease B (Anti - DNase B) antibodies - serum
Antibiotic assay
Antistreptolysin O titre (ASOT) - serum
Arbovirus antibodies - serum
B
Bacterial antigen detection - urine
Blood culture
Bordetella pertussis antibodies - nasopharyngeal secretions, serum
Bordetella pertussis detection - nasopharyngeal secretions
Borrelia burgdorferi antibodies - serum
Bronchial brush, wash; bronchoalveolar lavage microscopy and culture
Brucella antibodies - serum
Burkholderia pseudomallei antibodies - serum
C
Cat scratch disease antibodies - serum
Cerebrospinal fluid examination
Chlamydia antibodies - serum
Chlamydia pneumoniae antibodies - serum
Chlamydia trachomatis detection
Chlamydophila pneumoniae antibodies - serum
Clostridium difficile toxin - faeces
Conjunctival swab/fluid
Corneal scrapings/biopsy
Cryptococcal antigen - serum, CSF
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) antibodies - serum
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) detection
E
Ear swab
Entamoeba histolytica antibodies – serum
Enterovirus antibodies - serum
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) antibodies - serum
Equine morbillivirus antibodies
F
Faeces - microscopy, culture and antigen detection
Faeces - ova, cysts and parasites
Fasciola hepatica antibodies - serum
Filaria - blood
Fungal microscopy and culture - skin, hair, nails
Fungal microscopy and culture - tissue biopsies and sterile fluids
G
Genital swab
Gram stain
H
Helicobacter pylori antibodies - serum
Hendra virus antibodies
Hepatitis A virus (HAV) antibodies - serum
Hepatitis B virus (HBV) testing - serum
Hepatitis C genotyping
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) antibodies - serum
Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) RNA
Hepatitis delta virus (HDV) antibodies - serum
Hepatitis E virus (HEV) antibodies - serum
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) antibodies - serum, CSF
HTLV-I/II antibodies - serum
Human papillomavirus (HPV) testing
Hydatid antibodies
I
Influenza virus antibodies
Influenza virus antigen
Interferon-Gamma assay for Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Intravenous catheter tip culture
L
Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1 antigen - urine
Legionella sp antibodies - serum
Legionella sp antigen – bronchial washing
Leptospira sp antibodies - serum
M
Malaria antigen
Measles virus antibodies - serum or CSF
Minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) - bacterial isolate
Molecular genetics - microbial
Mumps virus antibodies
Mycobacteria testing
Mycoplasma pneumoniae antibodies - serum
N
Nasal swab
Nasopharyngeal swab/aspirate
P
Parainfluenza virus antibodies - serum
Parasites - blood
Parvovirus B19 antibodies - serum
Pus - microscopy and culture
Q
Q fever antibodies - serum
R
Rabies virus antibodies - serum, CSF
Respiratory syncytial virus antibodies - serum
Respiratory syncytial virus antigen
Rickettsia sp antibodies
Rubella antibodies - serum
S
Schistosome antibodies
Sputum microscopy and culture
Streptococcus pneumoniae antigen - urine, CSF
Strongyloides sp antibodies - serum
Syphilis antibody testing - serum or CSF
Syphilis testing - mucocutaneous ulcer
T
Taenia solium antibodies - serum
Throat swab
Toxocara antibodies - serum
Toxoplasma antibodies - serum
Trypanosome antibodies
Trypanosomes - blood
Tuberculin sensitivity test (Mantoux test)
Typhoid antibodies- serum
U
Urease test - breath
Urease test - gastric or duodenal mucosa
Urine microscopy and culture
V
Varicella Zoster virus antibodies - serum
Virus detection, culture
W
Wound swab
Y
Yersinia sp antibodies - serum