Lab Section: Bacteriology
Description: For the isolation of Yersinia enterocolitica.
Min Sample Volume:
Collection Container: 1)Feces in sealed sterile container or ParaPak; 2-3) Tissue in Separate sealed sterile containers; 4)Swab in Amies transport media or other suitable aerobic transport medium
Coolant: 1-3) Refrigerate EXCEPT ParaPak (keep at room temperature)
Test Target: General
Test Days: M-Sa
Test Turnaround (business days): 2-7 days