Clostridium difficile

Lab Test name Contact Comments
AZ Delta Clostridium difficile Steven Vervaeke/Joke Breyne
SAMPLE TYPE: Faeces
FREQUENCY: daily
TEST TYPE: CDQCC/GeneXpert
Version date: 05/12/2017
Accredited:
GZA St-Augustinus Clostridium difficile Philippe Van Lint
performed on faeces

in-house, qualitative real-time PCR

frequency: daily (Monday-Friday)
Accredited:
Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg Clostridium difficile Dr. Els Oris
Sample Type:
Faeces

Frequency:
Daily

Test type:
Xpert Clostridium difficile (Cepheid)
AZ St-Jan Brugge - Laboratoriumgeneeskunde Clostridium difficile Dr. M. Reynders / Dr. E. Nulens / P. Descheemaeker
SAMPLE TYPE: Stool
FREQUENCY: Daily
TEST TYPE: TaqMan Array Card in house real time PCR (Species detection and toxin genes A and B)
Version date: 17/11/2017
Imelda-Bonheiden Clostridium difficile Dr. Johan Frans, Isabel Micalessi
Sample Type: Faeces
Frequency: Daily
Test type: Xpert C. difficile (GeneXpert, Cepheid)