Catalog Item Details

  TEST NAME Canine Distemper Virus PCR(MDL-3440)
  SECTION Molecular Diagnostics
  SPECIMENS Feces, Intestinal Content, Pieces of Intestine
Tissue samples (brain, lung, lymph node, tonsil)
Swabs (Nasal, ocular or pharyngeal) and Blood
  SPECIES Canine
Mustelid (ferret, mink, skunk)
Procyonid (raccoon)
  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