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Swab for culture

This is an important test that is typically used as a diagnostic test for infections such as those in the throat.

Swab
1 tests included
4 days turnaround

£89.00

£69.00

About Swab for culture

What is a swab for culture?

A swab for culture is a swab sample taken from an area of the body (typically the throat). The sample on the swab is then grown in cell culture to check for the presence of infectious bacteria or fungi.  

Why take the test?

This test checks for infectious bacteria and fungi in a swab sample. It is typically used as a diagnostic test for infections such as those in the throat.

 

What's tested

Swab Analysis

How it works

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Order your kit

Just order a test online and get your kit delivered right to you door. Your kit contains everything you need for the test.

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Take your test and post

Follow our simple instructions to take your sample and post back the enclosed prepaid envelope to our accredited lab for processing. We also offer home or workplace visits by a qualified nurse.

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Get results directly to your dashboard

You will receive an email notification from our medical team when your results are available on your secure personalised health dashboard.

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