Throat Swab for KLB Testing and Its Cost

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Throat Swab For KLB

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Book Throat Swab for the KLB Test at the best price in Delhi NCR, India from GDIC (Ganesh Diagnostic & Imaging Centre). GDIC is a NABL Accredited Pathology lab in Delhi offering a wide range of lab tests.

What is the Throat Swab for the KLB Test?

The Klebs-Löffler’s Bacillus (KLB) Smear test measures the number of monochromatic granules in the throat swab. This test is done to find Corynebacterium infections, lesions in the nose and throat, and skin lesions. 

Diphtheria affects the nasal and throat membranes. Corynebacterium causes it. Diphtheria causes a painful throat, fever, and swollen glands. A thick grey layer covering your throat is the most obvious indicator. This can make it hard to breathe.

Why done? 

This test is performed to determine how many granules of a single hue are present in a throat swab. This test can determine the presence of diphtheria-causing Corynebacterium.


>>You'll have blood extracted from an arm vein.

How does one prepare for the test? 

>>No preparation is needed.

Required documents for KLB Smear Test

  • A doctor's prescription. 
  • A valid government ID.

After care

>>No care is required.

The cost of a throat swab for the KLB Test in Delhi

The cost of the Throat Swab for KLB test varies by region and facility. So, get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centers like Ganesh Diagnostic. Training and experienced professionals are staffed to assure patient and visitor safety. 

Test Type Throat Swab For KLB

Throat Swab For KLB Test (Otorhinolaryngology


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