Microbiology Tests

A | B | C | E | F | G | H | L | M | R | S | T | W

A

  • Acid fast culture
  • Acid fast stain
  • Adenovirus group titer

B

  • Blood parasite examination: microfilaria, hemoflagellates and plasmodium (smear)

C

  • Candida: precipitin and culture
  • Chlamydia culture
  • Chlamydial group titer
  • Coliform tests
  • Coxsackie virus
  • Cytomegalovirus (CMV), IgM
  • Cytomegalovirus (CMU), titer

E

  • Echinococcus antibody
  • ELISA test for HIV antibodies
  • Enterameba histolytica antibody
  • Enterovirus antibody

F

  • Flourescent treponemal antibody (FTA/ABS)
  • Fungi examination: wet mount and culture

G

  • Gonococcal culture (w/gram stain)

H

  • Herpes culture
  • Herpes simplex titer (I and II)
  • Herpes Varicella Zoster antibody (U-Z antibody)

L

  • Legionaires disease antibody
  • Lyme disease serology

M

  • Mumps antibody titer
  • Mycoplasma antibody
  • Mycoplasma: culture (respiratory)

R

  • Rubella antibody: Ig6, IgM
  • Rubeola antibody titer

S

  • Staphylococcal culture: blood agar, mannitol salt, coagulase
  • Streptococcal culture-blood-hemolytic activity
  • Streptococcal culture: screen (Group A, Group B)
  • anti-Streptolysin O titer (ASO titer)

T

  • TB skin tests: PPD (Mantoux)
  • Toxoplasmosis antibody
  • Toxoplasmosis IgM-specific antibody

W

  • Well-Felix tests: Rickettsia
Last Updated: June 8, 2009