Ureaplasma diversum (PCR)

Preferred Sample

Lung

Fee

$35

Acceptable Samples

Placenta, amniotic fluid, stomach contents, culture isolate, vulvovaginal or penile prepuce swab in transport media

Schedule

Days Tested

MON

Turnaround Time

1-2 business days from test day

Description

This assay targets the DNA of a portion of the Ureaplasma diversum bacterial genome.

Species

Bovine

Shipping Requirements

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

Additional Instructions

Ureaplasma bacteria can be part of the normal vaginal flora; therefore, fetal tissues are preferred. Ideally, swabs should be sent in universal transport medium but swabs sent in PBS are also acceptable.