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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.

Gram Stain - GRAM

Sample Details: 1) Affected tissue, lesion or fluid; 2) Prepared slide
Cost/Fee: $8.50 /sample
Comment: *May qualify for New York State contract pricing. Please consider using the Foal Diarrhea/Septicemia Kit and Adult Equine Diarrhea Kit for equine submissions. Specific bacteria cannot be definitively identified by this test.

Lab Section: Bacteriology

Description: For the direct microscopic examination for bacteria.

Min Sample Volume:

Collection Container: 1) Affected tissue, lesion or fluid in sealed sterile container; 2) Slide mailer

Coolant: 1) Refrigerate; 2) Not required

Test Target: General

Test Days: M-F

Test Turnaround (business days): 1-2 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.