Streptococcus pyogenes

Lab Test name Contact Comments
Jan Yperman Ziekenhuis Streptococcus pyogenes Bieke Decaesteker,
Stijn Jonckheere
Sample type: CSF
Frequency: daily
Test Type: RT-PCR; QIAStat-Dx Meningitis/Encephalitis panel (QIAStat, Qiagen)

The ME test also screens for the following targets:
Viruses: Enterovirus, Herpes simplex virus 1, Herpes Simplex virus 2, Human parechovirus, Human herpes virus 6, Varicella zoster virus
Bacteria: Streptococcus pneumoniae, Neisseria meningitidis, Streptococcus agalactiae, Listeria monocytogenes, Haemophilus influenza, Escherichia coli K1, Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Fungi: Cryptococcus neoformans/gattii


Belac accreditation number 523-MED
Version date: 13/07/2022
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