Catalog Item Details

  TEST NAME Haemophilus Parasuis PCR (MDL-1302)
  SECTION Molecular Service
  SPECIMENS

Swab: Nasal, tracheal, bronchial, pericardial or joint

Tissue (5 gm.): Lung, lymph node, tonsil, heart or fibrin

Fluid (1 ml): BAL, pleural, pericardial, peritoneal or joint

Pure culture/slants


A gel bacterial swab is not acceptable


  SPECIES Porcine
  PRICING $44.00
  SAMPLE CONTAINER Spill-proof container or viral transport media
  SHIPPING PRESERVE Cold Pack
  DAYS TESTED M-Th
  ESTIMATED TURNAROUND 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, Negative


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