CSF culture

If the brain membrane and tissues in the cerebral spinal fluid get infected, thid culture is to identify the responsible bacteria and treat with the target antibiotic. CSF culture generally lasts 7 days.
Interpretation:If the result of culture is negative, there is no infection. Bacterial meningitis is diagnosed in brain and nervous system infections such as meningitis, encephalitis, and myelitis. Bacteria are produced in tuberculosis bacilli. Viruses and some bacteria are produced by serological (antibody analysis).
Sample: Cerebrospinal Fluid
Working day: Everyday
Result Time: 7 days at 6 PM (2-7 days according to the growth)