CULTURE ESBL (EXTENDED SPECTRUM BETA-LACTAMASE), SCREENING
ESBL screening test is for the detection of Extended Spectrum β-Lactamase-producing organisms. This test provides presumptive identification of ESBL-producing E. coli, Klebsiella, Enterobacter, Serratia and Citrobacter group (KESC), direct from clinical samples or well isolated colonies. This test is useful for epidemiological and hospital infection control purposes.
No special preparation required
Sample Daily by 11 am; Report Next day