|Test Name:||Diagnostic Section:||Fee:|
|Haemonchus contortus ID||Parasitology||$15.00 *|
|Species:||Set up days:||Turn Around Time:|
|Bovine, Camelid, Caprine, Ovine||Monday & Thursday **||24 hours|
|Fresh feces - 5 grams, samples older than 5 days should be rejected as embryonation and loss of ova may have occurred.|
|Fresh feces, collected directly from the animal's rectum or from very fresh droppings to eliminate extraneous soil organisms.|
|Refrigerated, leak proof container. Do not submit in latex gloves or OB sleeves. Overnight or 2-day shipping is recommended.|
This technique is used for cattle, goats, sheep and ruminant wildlife.
* Concurrent quantitative fecal exam required (sugar centrifugation or McMasters); additional charge applies. A minimum of 25 eggs/gram must be identified in order to warrant running the test.