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  TEST NAME Bovine Respiratory Bacterial Panel PCR (MDL-3390)
  SECTION Molecular Service
  SPECIMENS (5 gm) Fresh lung
Swabs (Nasal or Pharyngeal)
Washes (Tracheal or BAL)
A gel bacterial swab is not acceptable
  SPECIES Bovine
  PRICING $39.20
  SAMPLE CONTAINER
  SHIPPING PRESERVE Cold pack
  DAYS TESTED M-F
  ESTIMATED TURNAROUND 1-2 Days
  TEST COMMENTS

This PCR detects:

Mannheimia haemolytica

Pasteurella multocida

Histophilus somni

Bibersteinia trehalosi

Mycoplasma bovis


Swabs must be submitted in one of the following:

• 0.25 ml sterile saline

• Viral transport media

• Copan-Eswab™ system


A gel bacterial swab is not acceptable


Reported as Positive or Negative, Suspect with Ct values


Pooled testing of different animal tissues is not validated

  PROCEDURES Polymerase chain reaction
  DELIVERY METHOD Next day delivery or 2 day transit is recommended
  SECTION GROUP Molecular Diagnostics