Parasitology

Test Description

Test #

Price

Specimen Preferred

Turnaround

Time

EXTERNAL PARASITE IDENTIFICATION

P108

$15.00

Refrigerated  unfixed or 70% alcohol-fixed parasite

sent to UA Dept of Entomology

 

INTERNAL PARASITE IDENTIFICATION (CALL THE LABORATORY)

FECAL FLOTATION

P104

$13.75

3-6 grams fresh , refrigerated feces

1-2 working days

GIARDIA CYSTS, CRYPTOSPORIDIA (FA)

P106

$20.75

1-2 grams fresh, refrigerated feces

1-2 working days

SKIN SCRAPING, MACERATION

P105

$13.75

Skin scrapings from the edge of a lesion

1-2 working days

WET MOUNT

P107

$  8.25

Feces, fluid

1 working day