Feline Panleukopenia virus (PCR)/Canine Parvovirus-2 (PCR)

Preferred Sample

Canine or Feline: Feces (1 gram minimum), intestinal contents, intestine

Fee

$40

Acceptable Samples

Canine: Lung, liver, spleen, kidney, heart | Feline: Cerebellum

Schedule

Days Tested

TUE

Turnaround Time

1-2 business days from test day

Description

This assay targets the DNA of a portion of the VP2 gene from Canine parvovirus-2 and Feline Panleukopenia virus. This assay cannot differentiate CPV-2 and FPLV. The virus is usually only detectable in the feces for up to 2 weeks after infection.

Species

Feline | Canine

Shipping Requirements

To ensure inclusion in the test run, samples should arrive the day prior to test day.