Catalog Item Details

  TEST NAME Canine Distemper Virus PCR(MDL-3440)
  SECTION Molecular Diagnostics
  SPECIMENS

5 gm of lung, lymph node or tonsil


Nasal or pharyngeal swabs

  SPECIES Canine
  PRICING $33.00
  SAMPLE CONTAINER Spill-proof container, Viral Transport Media
  SHIPPING PRESERVE Cold Pack
  DAYS TESTED M-F
  ESTIMATED TURNAROUND 1-2 days
  TEST COMMENTS

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

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