Acid Fast Bacilli Rapid C/S Test

Acid Fast Bacilli Rapid C/S Test

Acid Fast Bacilli Rapid C/S Test

Acid-fast Bacilli culture and smear test are among the tuberculosis culture and sensitivity tests in which the presence of Mycobacterium infection is determined from a blood specimen. It is divided into two parts, and if one or both are positive, the second phase is done to identify the infection's extent. The smear test comes first in most situations, followed by the culture blood test.

Why done? 

AFB RAPID C/S Test is conducted when a person has a chronic cough with phlegm or sputum, typically with blood streaks, fever, chills, unexplained weight loss, and chest pain.

sputum AFB test procedure: 

Taking blood and screening for smear and culture tests is a simple operation. The blood is drawn from the body and sent to the lab. A smear test requires a blood sample and an infectious area sample. This procedure differs from lab to lab and relies on the infection kind and location: blood, Sputum, Bronchial Washing, Pleural Fluid, Lung Tissue. After collection, the material is sent to the lab for analysis.

How does one prepare for the test? 

No special preparation is required.

Required Documents for AFB sputum test

  • Doctor prescription. 
  • A valid government-issued identification card.

After Care: 

No particular type of care is required.

Cost of AFB RAPID C/S Test in Delhi: 

The AFB RAPID C/S Test cost varies by region and facility. So constantly get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centers like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.

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Test Type Acid Fast Bacilli Rapid C/S Test

Acid Fast Bacilli Rapid C/S Test (Pathology Tests)


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