BinaxNOW Legionella Urinary Antigen Test - Pack of 12

Legionella Pneumophila is one of the leading causes of bacterial nosocomial pneumonia.

The BinaxNOW® Legionella Urinary Antigen Test is one of the most widely recognised rapid urine tests in the world due to sensitivity, specificity and ease of use.

Intended use:

The BinaxNOW® Legionella Urinary Antigen Test is an in vitro rapid immunochromatographic assay fr the qualitative detection of Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1 antigen in urine specimens for patients with symptoms of pneumonia.

It is intended to aid in the presumptive diagnosis of Legionella infection (Legionnaires' disease) caused by L. pneumophila serogroup 1 in conjunction with culture and other methods.

Features and benefits:

  • - Rapid - Results in 15 minutes
  • - Easy to use - Simple, time saving procedure using non-invasive urine specimen
  • - Easy to interpret - Objective, qualitative results, no subjective assessment required
  • - Accurate - High specificity and sensitivity

Also available - BinaxNOW Legionella Control Swab Pack - Medekit code 12354.