Baermann Test

Test Schedule
Lab Lab section Days Turnaround
WADDL - Pullman Parasitology Mon-Thu 2-3 days
Price: $25.00
Fecal Baermann testing is commonly used for the isolation and identification of lung worm larvae.

Specimens Required
5-10 grams of fresh feces, free of feed, bedding or debris.
Sampling Requirements
For additional information on how to collect and submit a sample please visit our Submit a Sample page.
Collection Container
Leak-proof container
Packing Instructions
For additional information, please visit our Packing and Shipping page.
Special Instructions
For companion animal testing if lung worms are suspected it is recommended to also perform a fecal floation for the detection of Eucoleus aerophilus (syn. Capillaria aerophila). 
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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