Brachyspira spp - PCR

Code:

bspcr

Lab:

B

Days test started:

M-F

TAT:

5-10 d

Available for:

Food Animal
Companion Animal

Specimen Type/Volume

Feces, oral fluid, large intestine (cecum for poultry or colon for swine preferred).

Shipping Information

Ship in insulated container with freezer packs.

Collection Protocol

Collect samples into a sterile leakproof container/vial/bag. Refrigerate immediately. Fecal swabs are not acceptable.

Additional Information

Testing for Brachyspira innocens, B. intermedia, B. murdochii, B. pilosicoli, and Brachyspira spp. This test is preferable for poultry samples.