Abortion: Kidney, adrenal, lung, organs with lesions
GI disease: Peyer's patch, mesenteric lymph node, EDTA whole blood (preferred specimens) or intestine, lesions from GI tract
Respiratory: lung and associated lymph nodes, EDTA whole blood
Immunotolerant (PI): ear notch, EDTA whole blood, kidney, thymus, spleen
Collect specimens aseptically into individual sterile, leak proof containers and label with permanent marker. Place swabs into dry, sterile tubes (no anticoagulants or gel); a few drops of saline may be added, if available. Keep specimens refrigerated and ship within 24 hours.
*Fee is $35.75 each for the first 3 tests. If 4 or more tests are submitted from the same herd at the same time, all tests are $32.00 each