The aim of this program is to assess the detection of key disease related crystals found in synovial fluid.
The Educational Component includes videos of microscopic examination of synovial fluid and is complementary with the program.
Frequency (No of surveys/year)2
Cases/samples per survey3
Sample TypeSynovial fluid
Measurand/TestMonosodium urate monohydrate (Urate), calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate (CPPD) or other crystals
Storage and HandlingSamples must be stored at room temperature but should be examined as soon as possible
The Education Component is not covered under the scope of accreditation by NATA.
Product details last updated on August 16, 2021