Sputum AFB Smear and Culture
Sputum AFB Smear and TB Culture test is to diagnose tuberculosis disease.
- Client is required to fast for 8 Hours before procedure and only plain water is allowed.
- Avoid smoking prior to the test.
- First sample of sputum test must be on Monday to Thursday ONLY, as the sample must be collected on three (3) consecutive mornings.
- Operation hour for sputum collection is from 8am – 10am.
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