Avian Polyomavirus (Psittacine) PCR

Test Schedule
Lab Lab section Days Turnaround
WADDL - Puyallup Avian Health-Molecular Diagnostics Mon-Fri 1-10 days
Price: $66.00
Avian polyomavirus is a viral disease that primarily affects young birds. It is responsible for mortality of nestling psittacine, especially in mixed collections and open aviaries.

Specimens Required
Whole blood, choanal/cloaca swab, viscera. 
Sampling Requirements
Use synthetic or semi-synthetic swabs (e.g., polyester, rayon, nylon) with a plastic handle (flocked or spun head). 

For additional information on how to collect and submit a sample please visit our Submit a Sample page.
Collection Container
Sterile, leakproof container.
Packing Instructions
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Special Instructions
Ordering Instructions
For online test ordering please visit our Submit a Sample page for additional information. To submit a specimen without submitting through our online portal please see our Forms page for fillable forms and further instruction.
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