Neurological II panel/breakout fungus





Days test started:

ship M-Th


3-6 d*

Available for:

Companion Animal

Specimen Type/Volume

1) 0.5 mL CSF and/or 2) 2 mL EDTA unspun whole blood. Serum is not an acceptable sample. 3) Biopsy, swab or exudate of infected area for fungus.

Shipping Information

Ship in insulated container with freezer packs.

Collection Protocol

1) & 3) Sterile, leakproof container. 2) Collect blood into a purple-top tube.

Additional Information

Fungal breakout panel includes: Aspergillus fumigatus, Candida albicans, Cryptococcus neoformans v. neoformans, Microsporum canis, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Coccidioides immitis/posadasii. Shipping (test code: xtrnu) and handling (test code: xhand) fees are also applicable on each submission. External test price is subject to change.