Last updated: Tuesday, 27, July, 2010
|Key Information||Appropriate Tests|
Faeces - microscopy, culture and antigen detection; if cholera is suspected, the laboratory should be informed to ensure that specific culture for Vibrio cholerae is performed.The organism may not be isolated if only routine culture methods are used.
Water and electrolyte imbalance
|Electrolytes, urea, creatinine.|