Supplemental Information or Form
Parasitology Form “LAB 0416” is required for submission of samples. Case history, travel history, and submitter’s identification are required information fields.
Performed on Specimens from
Acceptable Sample/Specimen Type for Testing
Blood (EDTA), thin smears, thick smears
Minimum Volume Required
Storage & Preservation of Specimen Prior to Shipping
Store blood at 4°C; slides 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 blood at 4°C; slides at ambient temperature.
Interferences & Limitations
MDL Points of Contact
Enteric Diseases Unit (510) 412-3796
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