1) Swabs (nasal, conjunctival, vaginal or preputial 2) Lung or other tissue 3) Virus isolate 4) Tracheal wash or lavage
Results reported on Wednesdays (samples must be received at least the day before test date). Following the guidelines listed under the Submitted Specimen Requirements will provide an adequate sample volume to conduct this test. If multiple tests are to be requested on a specimen, there may not be adequate sample volume to perform each test. Please submit an adequate sample volume to meet the requirements of each test.
1) Synthetic swab 2) WHIRL-PAK or plastic bag 3) leakproof 1.5 ml microfuge tube 4) Sterile tube