All Species (exc. primates)
Diagnostic Section: 
Shipping Requirements: 
Ship overnight or 2-day in an insulated container, with ice packs.
Test Fee: 
Setup Days: 
Turn Around Time: 
Same day
Specimen Requirements: 

Enteric Disease: 5 gm fresh feces or intestinal scraping from upper and lower intestine/colon; Contagious Ecthyma - ORF: biopsy from base of proliferative lesions or teats and oral cavity, scabs (Caprine/Ovine specific)

Collection Protocol: 

Collect and place in plastic screw-top vial or Whirl-Pak® or Ziploc® bag for each sample collected.  NO GLOVES OR OB SLEEVES!  Clearly label with the animal ID and the specimen in the container

Additional Information: 

Enteric Disease: Adenovirus, Calicivirus, Coronovirus, Enterovirus, Parvovirus, Rotavirus. * Specimens are processed on Thursday morning and examined by TEM on Thursday afternoon. Specimens must be received by 5:00 pm Wednesday to be included in the Thursday morning run.  Results will be reported by 5:00 pm Thursday.