Microscopic Exam - Darkfield

Test Name: Diagnostic Section: Fee:
Microscopic Exam - Darkfield Bacteriology $8.50
Species: Set up days: Turn Around Time:
All Species (exc. primates) M, Tu, W, Th, F Same day
Specimen Requirements:    
Fresh intestine/intestinal mucosal scraping in individual sterile Whirl-PakĀ® bags; do not send glass slides. Urine in sterile red top tube.
Collection Protocol:    
Aseptically obtained sample. 
Shipping Requirements:    
Refrigerated tissue/scraping, leak proof container; overnight shipping is required.  Room temperature urine delivered to lab within 1 hour of obtaining sample.
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