Species: 
All Species (exc. primates)
Diagnostic Section: 
Molecular Diagnostics
Shipping Requirements: 
Ship overnight in an insulated container, with ice packs.
Test Fee: 
$35.75*
Setup Days: 
Monday-Friday
Turn Around Time: 
2-4 days
Specimen Requirements: 

Conjunctival swab, deep nasal swab, lung, synovial fluid, transtracheal wash, BAL, milk, etc. 

Collection Protocol: 

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

Additional Information: 

*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.

This test is not suitable for detection of hemotropic mycoplasmas, formerly Eperythrozoon spp.