Test Name: Diagnostic Section: Fee:
Cytology, Fluid analysis Clinical Pathology $46.00
Species: Set up days: Turn Around Time:
Most Species (exc. primates) M, Tu, W, Th, F  Same day *
Specimen Requirements:    
Fluid sample in EDTA plus 1-2 air-dried smears of the fluid
Collection Protocol:    
Collect fluid in lavendar top (EDTA) tube
Shipping Requirements:    
Refrigerated, in leak proof tube(s).  Overnight or 2-day shipping is required.  Do not freeze.
Additional Information:    
* Results available same day if received by 4:00 pm.  Analysis includes nucleated cell concentration, total protein, and cytology interpretation by a veterinary pathologist.