TB Quantiferon®-TB Gold*



Sample Reqs

Special tubes or H [1]


3 days

Special instructions

[1] Contact the laboratory for special sample tubes/containers/instructions.
* Please indicate clearly if samples have/have not been incubated prior to sending to the laboratory. If Lith Hep (green top) tube is used, please request as TBQ4 and ensure sample is received in the laboratory within 16 hours of sample taking.

Sample type guide


Green Vacutainer, Lithium heparin anticoagulant, 6ml

See the Sample Requirements page for an explanation of all the sample requirements.

See the Special Instructions Legend page for a full list of special instructions.

Last-updated: 18/12/20


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