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Parasite & Ova Count (McMasters)
Quantitative fecal egg count ideal for equids, small ruminants, camelids, cervids, ovine, and young bovids.
Express air from the bag to maintain moistness. Eggs can hatch in fecal samples that are allowed to warm.
Sealed, leak-proof plastic bag with excess air expressed from the bag.
Label all samples. Ship overnight on cold packs.
After 5 samples, each additional sample on the same accession is $11.00.The time required to complete testing of 20 or more samples may take longer than the posted turnaround time. Samples will be processed as quickly as possible.