Species: 
All Species (exc. primates)
Diagnostic Section: 
Parasitology
Shipping Requirements: 
Ship overnight or 2-day shipping in an insulated container, with ice packs.
Test Fee: 
$20.00
Setup Days: 
Monday-Friday
Turn Around Time: 
Same day (if received by 4pm)
Specimen Requirements: 

Fresh feces - 1 gram minimum

Collection Protocol: 

Collect feces directly from the animal's rectum or from very fresh droppings to eliminate extraneous soil organisms. As this is a zoonotic parasite, caution should be used in collecting and packaging the specimen. Do not submit in latex gloves or OB sleeves.