Fecal Floatation

Test Schedule
Lab Lab section Days Turnaround
WADDL - Puyallup Avian Health-Parasitology Mon-Fri 1-2 days
WADDL - Pullman Parasitology Mon-Fri 1-2 days
Price: $25.00
The Fecal Floatation Test is for identifying internal gastrointestinal parasites. WADDL generally performs the Modified Wisconsin floatation method for all companion animals and the McMasters method for all ruminants and horses. Both methods allow WADDL to report quantitative parasite counts per gram. 
Specimens Required
3-5 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 identification of Toxoplasma and Giardia the feces must be fresh and submitted to the laboratory immediately. 
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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