Enteric Parasitology – Microscopy


Survey Frequency

Real clinical fixed stool samples for the detection of intestinal parasites by conventional ova and parasites microscopic analysis. Enough volume provided to perform concentration techniques.

Samples per survey: 3

Sample volume: 5mL

3 surveys per year

Ships: April, July, September

Analytes/Parameters Monitored

Processing of clinical stool samples by concentration methods and permanent stains. Detection of intestinal parasites.

Group results for each challenge are provided with an educational critique generated by an expert technical committee. (see an example critique)