Stool for Enteric Pathogens detection:

EP2004-1: Shigella flexneri

EP2004-2: Aeromonas hydrophila

EP2004-3: Campylobacter jejuni

EP2004-4: Negative

– Shipped April 20, 2020

Participants’ results

Shigella species8 (Acceptable)
Aeromonas species4 (Acceptable)
Campylobacter species9 (Acceptable)
Negative* 1 (Unacceptable)1 (Unacceptable)
3* (Ungraded)
9 (Acceptable)

*reported negative and indicated method does not detect organism


All samples were produced by CMPT.  Samples were randomly selected for QC/QA. Statistical analysis is not applicable.

Sample EP2004-1 consisted of 3+ Shigella flexneri, which was homogenous and stable for 20 days.

Sample EP2004-2 consisted of 4+ Aeromonas hydrophila, which was homogenous and stable for 20 days

Sample EP2004-3 consisted of 3+ Campylobacter jejuni which was homogenous and stable for 17 days.

Sample EP2004-4 consisted of no pathogens.

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