Mycobacterium Culture

Test Schedule
Lab Lab section Days Turnaround
WADDL - Pullman Bacteriology Mon-Fri 1-4 weeks
Price: $50.00
This test is available for the culture and identification of Mycobacterium species. Please note, this culture is not for the identification of Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis (Johnes).
Specimens Required
  • Fluids
  • Exudates
  • Aspirates
  • Tissues, including, lymph nodes and biopsies
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
  • Swabs (not recommended) 
Packing Instructions
For additional information, please visit our Packing and Shipping page.
Special Instructions
 Mycobacterium species identification is available by PCR.

For Johnes testing see the Tests & Fees webpage for testing options. 
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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