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Detection of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli by PCR, stool or bacterial strain

Fee code: 20900


Miriam Alvarez Martínez


> Microbiology Department

Method description


Delivery time

7 days

Note to delivery time


Report the presence of diarrhea post-travel to a tropical country (in this case specify the country)

Specimen type

Stool or clinical isolate

Specimen volume

Más de 2 g

Specimen minimum volume

2 g

Collection instructions

Sterile if the sample comes from a sterile site

Preanalytic treatment


Transport conditions


Rejection criteria


Reference values

Values Units   Age  
Detection of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli by PCR      

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