Bacterial culture, fecal, equine

Code:

cultnf1

Lab:

B

Days test started:

M-F

TAT:

5-10 d

Available for:

Companion Animal

Specimen Type/Volume

Equine test. 2-3 g of feces or intestinal content (colon).

Shipping Information

Ship in insulated container with freezer packs.

Collection Protocol

Collect into a sterile leakproof container/vial/bag. Refrigerate immediately.

Additional Information

Includes culture of Salmonella spp. and Clostridium perfringens and detection of C. perfringens enterotoxin by ELISA. Susceptibility testing is included for aerobic bacteria only.