Enteric Aerobic Culture

Test Schedule
Lab Lab section Days Turnaround
WADDL - Pullman Bacteriology Mon-Fri 2-7 days
WADDL - Puyallup Avian Health-Bacteriology Mon-Fri 2-7 days
Price: $40.00
  • Enteric aerobic culture is for the detection of enteric pathogens such as Salmonella species.
Specimens Required
  • Fresh feces (1-2 grams)
  • Intestinal tissue
Sampling Requirements
For additional information on how to collect and submit a sample please visit our Submit a Sample page.
Collection Container
  • Sterile, leak-proof container
Packing Instructions
For additional information, please visit our Packing and Shipping page.
Special Instructions
For companion animal submissions the lab typically performs a Campylobacter culture in conjunction with the enteric aerobic culture unless otherwise requested. 

If the same specimen is being submitted for Tritrichomonas culture please submit a separate sample that has not been chilled.

If submitting for multiple tests, for example parasitology testing, it is recommended to submit 5-10 grams of feces. 
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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