Guidance: National mycobacterium reference service - South: user handbook

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February 18
16:16 2021

National mycobacterium reference service - South (NMRS-South): user handbook

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This manual is a guide to services for medical professionals provided by the National mycobacterium reference laboratory - South (NMRS-South).

This includes:

  • summary of NMRS-South services
  • specimen and sample submission guidelines
  • guidance on packaging and transport
  • key factors affecting specimen performance
Published 1 December 2013
Last updated 18 February 2021 +show all updates
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