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Molecular Diagnostics

Canine Specific Specimen Requirement
*Samples for molecular diagnostics are best kept as cool as possible. They should be kept refrigerated or on ice, but not frozen.
Babesia canis/gibsoni1ml EDTA Blood
Ehrlichia spp.1ml EDTA Blood
Tick Fever Panel (Babesia gibsoni, Babesia canis and Ehrlichia species)1ml EDTA Blood
Canine Gastrointestinal Panel
(Giardia intestinalis, Cryptosporidium spp., Salmonella spp., Clostridium perfringens, canine coronavirus, canine parvovirus 2, Tritrichomonas foetus)
5g stool in sterile container
Canine Gastrointestinal Parasite Profile
(Giardia intestinalis, Cryptosporidium spp.,Tritrichomonas foetus)
5g stool in sterile container
Canine Anaemia Panel (Full CBC, reticulocyte count, blood smear reviewed by pathologist, Babesia spp. and Ehrlichia spp. q-PCR, Coombs test)EDTA sample and smear (in severely anemic patients, please send 3ml for adequate cellularity of the sample)
Canine Neurology Panel
(Borrelia spp., Canine distemper virus [CDV],
Cryptococcus spp., Neospora spp., Toxoplasma gondii, Bacterial 16S ribosome PCR + Cytology)
1ml CSF in EDTA
Canine Coronavirus (respiratory and enteric)1ml transtracheal wash (TTW) or bronchiolar-alveolar lavage (BAL) fluid in sterile plain tube or swabs in sterile, sealed vials with several drops of saline added.
Canine Parvovirus 25g stool sample
Leptospirosis1ml blood in EDTA or 5ml urine in sterile container
Bordetella spp.1ml transtracheal wash (TTW) or bronchiolar-alveolar lavage (BAL) fluid in sterile plain tube or swabs in sterile, sealed vials with several drops of saline added.
Mycoplasma Haemocanis1ml blood in EDTA
Canine Distemper Virus1ml EDTA blood or serum, CSF or urine, transtracheal wash (TTW) or BAL fluid. Conjunctival, nasal or swabs in sterile, sealed vials with several drops of saline added
Feline SpecificSpecimen Requirement *
Samples for molecular diagnostics are best kept as cool as possible. They should be kept refrigerated or on ice, but not frozen.
Feline Gastrointestinal Parasite Profile
(Tritrichomonas foetus, Giardia intestinalis, Cryptosporidium spp.)
5g stool in sterile container
Feline Gastrointestinal Panel
(Giardia intestinalis, Cryptosporidium spp., Tritrichomonas foetus, Toxoplasma gondii, Salmonella spp., Clostridium perfringens, feline coronavirus [FeCoV], feline panleukopenia virus)
5g stool in sterile container
Feline Anaemia Panel (Full CBC, reticulocyte count, blood smear reviewed by pathologist, Mycoplasma haemofelis, Candidatus Mycoplasma haemominutum, Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis q-PCR, FeLV PCR, FIV PCR, Coombs test)EDTA sample and smear (in severely anemic patients, please send 3ml for adequate cellularity of the sample
Feline respiratory tract infection panel
(Mycoplasma spp., Chlamydia spp., feline calicivirus, feline herpesvirus-1, Bordetella bronchiseptica, influenza type A)
1ml transtracheal wash (TTW) or Bronchiolar-alveolar lavage (BAL) fluid in sterile plain tube or swabs in sterile, sealed vials with several drops of saline added.
Feline Coronavirus1ml fluid, blood in EDTA, tissue in sterile container
Feline Calicivirus1ml transtracheal wash (TTW) or bronchiolar-alveolar lavage (BAL) fluid in sterile plain tube or swabs in sterile, sealed vials with several drops of saline added.
Feline Herpesvirus Type 11ml transtracheal wast (TTW) or bronchiolar-alveolar lavage (BAL) fluid in sterile plain tube or swabs in sterile, sealed vials with several drops of saline added.
Feline Panleukopenia Virus (Feline parvovirus)5g stool sample
Feline Leukaemia Virus (FeLV)1ml EDTA blood or bone marrow
Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV)1ml EDTA blood
Mycoplasma Haemofelis1 ml blood in EDTA
Feline Haemotropic Mycoplasma (Mycoplasma haemofelis, Candidatus Mycoplasma haemominutum, Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis)1ml EDTA whole blood
Chlamydia spp.Swabs in sterile, sealed vials with several drops of saline added
Toxoplasma Gondii1ml CSF, BAL, effusion or tissue
Additional PCRsSpecimen Requirement *
Samples for molecular diagnostics are best kept as cool as possible. They should be kept refrigerated or on ice, but not frozen.
Cryptosporidium spp.5g stool in sterile container
Giardia Intestinalis5g stool in sterile container
Tritrichomonas foetus5g stool in sterile container
Anaplasma phagocytophilium
1ml EDTA whole blood
Clostridium perfringens5g stool in sterile container
Salmonella spp.5g stool in sterile container
Chlamydia spp.Swabs in sterile, sealed vials with several drops of saline added
Encephalitozoon spp.1ml EDTA whole blood or CSF

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