|Name: ||Microsporidia Stain by Modified trichrome, Stool|
|Specimen: ||2 Grams stool sample in ParaSep-SF device. Preserve stool in ParaSep-SF AlcorFix preservative within one hour of collection or deliver unpreserved sample to the laboratory within 30 minutes. Refer to detailed collection instructions for Ova and Parasites. |
If ordered in addition to an O&P, one sample collection vial may be shared for both tests.
Preserving in 10% formalin is also acceptable.
|Minimum Spec: ||1 Gram|
|Transport Temp: ||Store and transport sample at Room Temperature.|
|Ref Lab/Code: ||ARUP 0060050|
| Method: ||Trichrome Stain|
|Processing Info: ||Samples must be preserved within 2 hours of collection.|
Stool Sample Collection, Ova & Parasites