Lab Section: Bacteriology
Description: For the isolation of Salmonella species.
Min Sample Volume:
Collection Container: 1) Feces in sealed sterile container or ParaPak; 2-5) Tissues or fluids in separate, sealed, sterile containers 6) Swab in Amies transport media or other suitable bacterial transport medium
Coolant: 1-6) Refrigerate EXCEPT ParaPak (Parapak at room temperature)
Test Target: General
Test Days: M-Sa
Test Turnaround (business days): 3-5 days