(Test Code CorV2019)
NOTICE TO PATIENTS
With the growing need and demand for availability of testing Corona virus (COVID-19), WellLab is pleased to release a PCR based assessment to assess your patients status.
COVID-19 PCR Test:
The preferred specimen for early detection of infection is a nasopharyngeal swab performed by PCR testing which is currently the accepted method by the state Departments of Health.
Who should be tested?
Whilst a testing criteria has been put in place by public hospitals, WellLab will currently be accepting all patients with referrals for this test.
Generally symptoms of COVID-19 can range from mild illness to pneumonia. Some people will recover easily and some may experience symptoms worse than others.However, you should be tested if:
You have returned from overseas in the past 14 days.
You have been in close contact with someone diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past 14 days.
You have traveled on a cruise ship in the 14 days before developing symptoms.
You have flu-like symptoms or a impaired immunity system.
Common Symptoms have been identified as:
Flu like symptoms such as coughing, a sore throat and fatigue
Shortness of breath
For further information, please click on patient brochure to review the FAQ specification sheet.
Should you require additional information or support, please do not hesitate to contact WellLab on +60327277434 or email us at Laboratory@Psychology.com.my