|Test Description||Culture for the bacteria Taylorella equigenitalis, the
causative agent of contagious equine metritis, a
venereal disease of horses
|Sample Type||Call the lab for special submission forms and instructions.
|Container||Amies transport swabs with charcoal (BBL CultureSwab Plus with Charcoal).|
|Special Submission Instructions||Call the lab at least 3 weeks prior to anticipated submission to ensure we will have media on hand.|
|Turnaround time||7 days|