Corneal graft storage

Microbiology

Notes

Corneal graft tissue

  • Corneal graft tissue and associated fluid samples are stored in the laboratory for 10 days
  • Contact the laboratory if microbiological investigations are required

Sample requirements

Corneal graft tissue and fluid

Required information

  • Contact the laboratory if microbiological investigations are required

Storage/transport

Transport to laboratory immediately

Refrigerate if there is a delay in transport

Turnaround time

Samples will be discarded after 10 days


Page last reviewed: 13/01/2014