Supplemental Information or Form
Parasitology Form “LAB 0416” is required for submission of samples
Performed on Specimens from
Acceptable Sample/Specimen Type for Testing
Feces, feces in 10% formalin, feces in Zn-PVA
Minimum Volume Required
1 gram or 1 ml
Storage & Preservation of Specimen Prior to Shipping
Store feces at 4°C; preserved feces at ambient temperature.
Test subject to CLIA regulations require two patient identifiers on the specimen container and the test requisition
Shipping Instructions which Include Specimen Handling Requirements
Ship feces at 4°C; preserved feces at ambient temperature.
Interferences & Limitations
MDL Points of Contact
Enteric Diseases Unit (510) 412-3796
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