Diagnostic Section: 
Clinical Pathology
Test Fee: 
Setup Days: 
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Turn Around Time: 
1 day, results same day when possible.
Shipping Requirements: 
Label all samples. Ship overnight on cold packs. Protect samples from direct contact with cold packs. EDTA tube (purple top) and slide container.
Specimen Requirements: 

1 mL EDTA whole blood and 2 air dried slides.

Collection Protocol: 

Peripheral blood smear should be prepared at the time of collection.

Additional Information: 

WBC estimate, PCV, PP and PLT estimate. Microscopic blood smear review for WBC differential, cellular morphology, hemoparasite exam. Test available as STAT with additional Fee.