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25436 Mycoplasma Culture, Other Sources (MYCOCULT)

Mycoplasma Culture, Other Sources (MYCOCULT)
Test Code: VMYCOSO
Synonyms/Keywords
​Mycoplasma
Species
Bovine, Canine, Caprine, Equine, Feline, Ovine, Other, Porcine, Kangaroos (no primates)
Test Category
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
​Swab, genital fluid, joint fluid,
lung/tracheal aspiration,
or respiratory fluid
SWAB SPECIMEN - ​Amies, Stuart's or ESwab transportation medium or use culturette.  ​FLUID SPECIMEN - Sterile container
Collection Processing Instructions
​Ship refrigerated or frozen, prompt submission to Marshfield Labs will ensure mycoplasma viability.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature
All samples​ ​ Refrigerated
​Frozen (preferred)
Rejection Criteria

​​Specimens submitted in Lavender Top Tube (LTT)

Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory ​Daily ​6-8 days ​Culture
Marshfield Center Laboratory Section
Reference Lab Information
Address Telephone Website Link Marshfield Lab Account #
​445 Easterday Lane
Madison, WI 53706
​800-608-8387
Fax 847-574-8085
​www.wvdl.wisc.edu ​786
Reference Intervals
See Report
Synonyms/Keywords
​Mycoplasma
Species
Bovine, Canine, Caprine, Equine, Feline, Ovine, Other, Porcine, Kangaroos (no primates)
Test Category
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
​Swab, genital fluid, joint fluid,
lung/tracheal aspiration,
or respiratory fluid
SWAB SPECIMEN - ​Amies, Stuart's or ESwab transportation medium or use culturette.  ​FLUID SPECIMEN - Sterile container
Collection Processing Instructions
​Ship refrigerated or frozen, prompt submission to Marshfield Labs will ensure mycoplasma viability.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature
All samples​ ​ Refrigerated
​Frozen (preferred)
Rejection Criteria

​​Specimens submitted in Lavender Top Tube (LTT)

Reference Intervals
See Report
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory ​Daily ​6-8 days ​Culture
Laboratory Section
Reference Lab Information
Address Telephone Website Link Marshfield Lab Account #
​445 Easterday Lane
Madison, WI 53706
​800-608-8387
Fax 847-574-8085
​www.wvdl.wisc.edu ​786
For most current information refer to the Marshfield Laboratory online reference manual.