Stool: Campylobacter jejuni – Shipped May 2011
The challenge was sent to category A and B laboratories. The specimen was a simulated stool sample from a 35 year old male with bloody diarrhea.
Participants were expected to isolate and identify Campylobacter species.
MAIN EDUCATIONAL POINTS from M111-2
- The recovery of campylobacters from stools requires the use of selective media.