Fee: 
2.00
Days Tested: 
M-F
Turnaround Time: 
2-3 business days
Specimen Requirements: 

2 ml milk

Shipping Container: 

sterile tube

Coolant: 
frozen gel packs
Comments: 

See Submission Guidelines for detailed sample collection, handling, and shipping information.  Freeze samples immediately after collecting.  Samples must remain cold, preferably frozen during shipping.

Description: 

This test is used to identify Staphylococcus species found in milk.  Results reported are: No Staph Growth, Staph species, and Staph aureus.  (Primarily used to diagnose Staph aureus).