Catalog Item Details

  TEST NAME

Canine Parainfluenza (PI3) PCR (MDL-3450)

  SECTION Molecular Diagnostics
  SPECIMENS Tissue (lung)
Swabs (Nasal or pharyngeal swabs), tracheal washes, BAL
  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