Random Stool in Two Enteric Pathogen Transport Media
Random Stool in Enteric Pathogen Transport Media. Submit Ambient.
5 mL (Min:1 mL) Random Stool in Enteric Pathogen Transport Media. Submit Refrigerated.
Specimen will be cultured for Salmonella, Shigella, Campylobacter jejuni, E. coli 0157:H7 and Yersinia.
Culture for Vibrio must be requested.
Stool must be placed in transport within two hours of collection.
Submit two specimens: one ambient for Stool Culture, one refrigerated for E.coli Shiga-like Toxin.
Refrigerated specimen (for shiga toxin) must be sent in ETM, Ambient specimen (for stool culture) acceptable in culturette.
Refrigerated specimen (for shiga toxin) unacceptable in other transport material (exception Cary-Blair).
4060 - STOOL CULTURE
4110 - SHIGA TOXIN
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