Avian adenovirus - PCR
Days test started:
Specimen Type/VolumeLive: swabs (cloacal, tracheal). Dead: liver, spleen.
Shipping InformationShip in insulated container with freezer packs.
Collection ProtocolCollect swabs with virus transport medium (VTM). Tissue in leakproof container. May pool up to 5 together. Indicate on submission form. Tracheal swabs for quail bronchitis.
Will not detect HEV in turkeys. See AHL LabNote 36*.