Feline Respiratory Panel detects the following pathogens by PCR: Bordetella bronchiseptica, Mycoplasma felis and M. cynos, Chlamydia spp., Pneumovirus, Influenza A virus (all subtypes), Mycoplasma cynos, and Streptococcus zooepidemicus, and detects Feline herpesvirus (viral rhinotracheitis) and Feline calicivirus by virus isolation.
|Turn Around Time (Days):||5-7 days|
Nasal Swabs or nasopharyngeal swabs. DO NOT use swabs with bacterial transport medium.
Submit swabs in sterile, sealed vials with several drops of saline added, to prevent desiccation. Bacterial gel transport media are not appropriate for PCR assays. Cotton, plastic, wood-handled, and Dacron and other synthetic swabs are all acceptable for PCR-based assays. Calcium alginate swabs should be avoided.
Leak-proof sterile container for fluids or tissues.
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