West Nile virus, companion/other - PCR
Days test started:
Specimen Type/VolumeAvian: swabs or tissue samples (brain/kidney). Equine: swabs or tissue samples (brain).
Shipping InformationShip in insulated container with freezer packs.
Collection ProtocolCollect swabs with virus transport medium (VTM). Collect tissue in a leakproof container. May be pooled up to 5 together. Indicate on submission form.
See AHL LabNote 36*.