Supplemental Information or Form
1. See CDC website for information: http://www.cdc.gov/laboratory/specimen-submission/detail.html?CDCTestCode=CDC-10299
2. Completed submittal form with 2 patient identifiers (e.g. name and date of birth), collection date and source, a brief but complete patient history including any known exposure or travel history and submitting laboratory’s findings.
Performed on Specimens from
Acceptable Sample/Specimen Type for Testing
Please see the CDC website for this information: http://www.cdc.gov/laboratory/specimen-submission/detail.html?CDCTestCode=CDC-10299
Minimum Volume Required
Storage & Preservation of Specimen Prior to Shipping
Shipping Instructions which Include Specimen Handling Requirements
Ship on a cold pack using appropriate DOT/IATA approved shipping procedures.
Please see the CDC’s website for information on this testing. http://www.cdc.gov/laboratory/specimen-submission/detail.html?CDCTestCode=CDC-10299
Interferences & Limitations
Please contact the MDL Special Pathogens Unit for special consideration if any of the above criteria cannot be met.
MDL Points of Contact
Special Pathogens Unit (510) 412-3903
Monday-Friday 8 AM to 5 PM PT
Emails: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
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