Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis (PFGE)<<Return to Laboratory
Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus.
- Bacterial endocarditis
Send cultures as growth on culture medium or in transport medium.
Completed Antimicrobial Resistance and Nosocomial Infections Requisition.
PFGE will only be applied for outbreak investigations or comparative purpose. Please consult lab prior to requesting test.
Fingerprints are compared to a national database.
10 calendar days.