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Each accession received will be charged a $5.00 accessioning fee, in addition to the requested testing.
Fees are subject to change without notice, please call the lab if you have any questions.
Contract pricing available. For information please refer to the contract billing page.

All test turnaround times are listed in business days and do not include Saturdays, Sundays or holidays.

Fungal Culture - FUNGCM

Sample Details: 1)Nails, skin scrapings or 10-12 hairs from border of lesion; combings from asymptomatic cats (dermatophytes); 2)Fresh tissue or body fluids (systemic fungi/yeast); 3)Ear (yeast); 4) Swab of lesion, tissue, fluid or ear
Cost/Fee: $47.00 /sample
Comment: *May qualify for New York State contract pricing. **Swabs are not encouraged for tissues or body fluids. Keep tissues moist. Ship overnight. Antifungal susceptibilities are not included in the testing fee.

Lab Section: Bacteriology

Description: For the isolation of yeasts, dermatophytes and other filamentous fungi.

Min Sample Volume:

Collection Container: 1) DRY sterile sealed container (e.g. closed urine cup or envelope); 2) Fluid or tissue in Sterile, sealed container (e.g. red top blood collection tube); 4) Swab in Amies transport media**

Coolant: 1) Not required; 2) Refrigerate

Test Target: General

Test Days: M-F

Test Turnaround (business days): 28+ days


See Supplies for diagnostic supplies and shipping materials to meet your specimen needs.
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See Shipping Instructions for packaging and labeling instructions and regulations.