Specimen: 5 g fresh stool in a sterile screw capped container. Ship refrigerated only. DO NOT FREEZE.
Stability (Room): N/A
Stability (Refrigerated): 24 HRS
Stability (Frozen): N/A
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 – 15 days
Usage: Campylobacteriosis is an infection by the Campylobacter bacterium, most commonly C. jejuni. It is among the most common bacterial infections of humans, often a foodborne illness. It produces an inflammatory, sometimes bloody diarrhea or dysentery mostly including cramps, fever and pain.
Specialty: Physician, Gastroenterologist
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required