Fresh feces in a leak-proof tube – a series of three fecal collections one week apart is recommended. The three samples from the same bird may go in the same tube. Adding a few drops of sterile saline will help keep the samples moist.
Refrigerate for storage, ship with an ice pack
This test is performed at the University of Georgia (UGA) Infectious Disease Laboratory. Pricing listed is for each specimen. Prices for tests performed outside TVMDL may not include lab accession fees and are subject to change without notice. Turnaround times vary depending on on shipping time and the referral lab's schedule.
Turnaround times vary depending on shipping time and the University of Georgia Infectious Disease Laboratory's schedule.