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Pertussis oral fluid laboratory request form and instructions

Information for pertussis (whooping cough) oral fluid testing.

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Pertussis antibodies in oral fluid laboratory request form

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How to take an oral fluid swab

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Pertussis antibodies in oral fluid testing instruction sheet for health protection teams

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Instructions for taking and posting an oral fluid swab to the Respiratory and Vaccine Preventable Bacteria Reference Unit (RVPBRU). The RVPBRU is part of Public Health England (PHE) Microbiology Services, Colindale, London.

Published 29 November 2013
Last updated 3 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated age groups in the for oral fluid testing form and instruction sheet.
  2. The B.Pertussis antibodies in oral fluid form and Pertussis antibodies in oral fluid enhanced surveillance scheme instruction sheet have been updated.
  3. First published.