VDS Fee Schedule 2022


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Test Name

Specimen

Price

ABORTION SCREEN * Bovine, Equine, or Ovine/Caprine [Call Lab]
ANAPLASMA PHAGOCYTOPHILUM SEROLOGY, IFA – canine/equine *1 ml serum $42.00
ANTICOAGULANT RODENTICIDE SCREEN*100 g fresh liver, fresh kidney, bait[Call Lab]
ANTINUCLEAR ANTIBODY (ANA) IFA – canine *1 ml serum$44.50
AUTOIMMUNE SCREEN – canine * (Antinuclear Antibody, CBC, Coombs, Electrophoresis)2 ml serum + two 1 ml EDTA blood samples$141.50
AVIAN INFLUENZA real time PCR
This is a National Animal Health Laboratory Network protocol.
AIV PCR matrix-positive samples will be tested to further subtype at additional cost.
All positive and suspect positive diagnostic samples will be forwarded to the National Veterinary Services Laboratories, Ames, Iowa, for confirmation and further analysis.
Suspect and positive results are reportable to the State Veterinarian.
Matrix
Subtype H5/H7 [if matrix positive]Dry swabs are not acceptable
Submit synthetic swab(s) in brain-heart infusion broth (BHIB) tube

 

NOTE: Swab pools must be from single flock and species of bird

$28.00
$28.00 [Additional]
PoultryCloacal or tracheal/oropharyngeal swab (can pool up to 5 swabs per tube)
NOTE:  Do not mix cloacal with tracheal/oropharyngeal swabs in the same tube
 
Domestic ducksCloacal swabs (can pool up to 5 swabs per tube) 
Wild BirdsCloacal or tracheal/oropharyngeal swab
NOTE:  Do not pool swabs from more than 1 wild bird in a single tube
 
Wild waterfowlCloacal or oropharyngeal swab (from single flocks and species)
NOTE:  Do not pool
 
BABESIA GIBSONI SEROLOGY IFA * – canine 1 ml serum$44.50
BACTERIOLOGY  
Aerobictissue on ice pack, swab of exudate in transport media$30.00
Anaerobic (Aerobic included)tissue on ice pack, swab of exudate in anaerobic transport media, or exudate in capped syringe$46.00
Clostridium perfringens (w/ Clostridial FA)may require genotyping at an additional charge$39.00
Clostridium perfringens, Genotyping PCRisolate$35.00
Antibiotic susceptibilityper organism$23.00
Bloodblood inoculated directly into blood culture bottle$37.00
Campylobacter fetus culture1-2 ml prepucial/vaginal aspirate in Weybridge Media$21.00
Clostridium difficile toxin analysis ELISA *2 gm feces.  NOTE:  Specimen should be stored refrigerated and tested within 72 hours. If testing cannot be performed in this time frame, the sample should be frozen$50.50
Contagious Equine Metritis [Call Lab]
EarEar swab in transport media
NOTE:  If fungal culture is also requested, please note on submission form
$30.00
$32.50 [additional]
Milk5 ml milk in sterile tube on ice pack$30.00
Mycobacterium culture (includes acid fast stain)2 air-dried smears/tissue on ice pack$53.00
Mycoplasma * (see also Mycoplasma PCR)tissue on ice pack, swab of exudate in bacterial$26.50
Urine (quantitative culture)10 ml urine on ice pack (note method of collection)$30.00
Water (culture for Salmonella)1 gallon water in clean container on ice pack[Call Lab]
BILE ACIDS * Note:  Suggest two samples be submitted; fasting sample + 2hr. postprandial sample1 ml serum or 1 ml lithium heparin plasma$25.00 [per sample]
BLUETONGUE *  
 AGID or cELISA1 ml serum$10.00
 PCR1 ml EDTA blood, 1-2 ml semen, or 1 g fresh spleen on ice pack$42.00
BOTULISM TOXIN ANALYSIS * Call Lab[Call Lab]
BOVINE LEUKOSIS SEROLOGY, AGID or ELISA *1 ml serum$18.00
BOVINE RESPIRATORY SYNCYTIAL VIRUS (BRSV) *  
FAlung on ice pack$10.00
Serology, VN1 ml serum$12.00
PCRlung on ice pack, nasal swab$38.50
BOVINE VIRUS DIARRHEA (BVD)  
Antigen Capture ELISA (1 to 6 specimens)ear notch – no fixative, serum – > 3 months of age$25.00
Antigen Capture ELISA (>6 specimens)ear notch – no fixative, serum – > 3 months of age$3.20 each
IHC ( 1 to 3 specimens) *ear notch in formalin$36.00
Serology Panel, VN (Includes types 1a,1b,2) *1 ml serum$29.50
BRUCELLA ABORTUS/SUIS/MELITENSIS SEROLOGY, CARD 1 ml serum 
Diagnostic testing $5.50
Testing for regulatory purposes $5.50
BRUCELLA CANIS SEROLOGY 1 ml serum 
AGID * $42.00
TAT * $37.00
IFA * $38.00
BRUCELLA OVIS (ram epidiymitis) SEROLOGY, ELISA *1 ml serum
1 specimen
>1 specimen
$19.00
$10.50 [Each additional]
CALCULUS* (see Urinary Calculus)  
CALF SCOUR SCREEN bacteriology, parasitology, virology*10 gm feces on ice pack and tied off segment of ileum on ice pack.  (it is also recommended that multiple segments of formalinized intestine be submitted for histopathology).$90.00
CANINE DISTEMPER VIRUS  
FA *2 air-dried conjunctival scraping smears on frosted end slides, tissues and/or brain from necropsy$17.00
Serology, ELISA1 ml serum$22.00
Serology, IFA *
IgG only
IgM only
1 ml serum$35.00
$35.00
Real Time PCRPreferred:  conjunctival/pharyngeal swab in sterile tube (no media) on ice pack;  or 2 ml EDTA blood
Postmortem:  fresh lung, brain, spleen, liver, kidney, or lymphoid tissue
$45.00
CANINE INFLUENZA real time PCRNasal swab – submit synthetic swab in 0.5 ml saline or  viral transport media on ice pack 
Matrix $28.00
Subtyping/whole genome sequencing (by request only) * $126.00 [additional]
CANTHARIDIN *500 g GI content, 500 g feed, 5 ml urine or serum on ice pack$110.50
CAPRINE ARTHRITIS-ENCEPHALITS SEROLOGYSee Small Ruminant Lentivirus 
CASEOUS LYMPHADENITISSee Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis 
CHLAMYDOPHILA (Chlamydia psittaci) *  
Non-food Animal – PCRNasal swab or conjunctival swab$54.00
Feed Animal – PCRPlacenta or conjunctival swab$45.00
Serology, Avian or Non-avian (CF)1 ml serum[Call Lab]
CHLORINATED HYDROCARBON INSECTICIDESSee Insecticide Screen 
CHOLINESTERASE ACTIVITY *  [Call Lab]
CLASSICAL SWINE FEVER VIRUS (Real Time PCR)Call Lab[Call Lab]
CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE TOXIN A and B ANALYSIS, ELISA *2 gm feces.  NOTE:  Specimen should be stored refrigerated and tested within 72 hours. If testing cannot be performed in this time frame, the sample should be frozen$50.50
COAGULATION, MINI  AUTO (PT, APTT) – Canine, Feline, or Equine *

3 ml plasma (draw into NaCitrate tube [light blue top])

— Allow NaCitrate to autofill,  spin immediately and separate plasma from cells into leakproof plastic tube immediately following collection, freeze plasma and ship frozen

–Specimens must arrive at VDS within 24 hours of collection

$58.00
COCCIDIOIDES SEROLOGY  
AGIDSee Mycosis Screen 
CF titer * $44.50
   
COMPLETE BLOOD COUNT (CBC) *  
Small Animal CBC1.5 ml EDTA blood or lithium heparin whole blood and 1-2 air dried slides$28.00
Equine CBC (includes Fibrinogen)1.5 ml EDTA blood or lithium heparin whole blood and 1-2 air dried slides$30.00
Small Animal: CBC and  Serum Chemistry1.5 ml serum and 2 ml EDTA blood$54.00
Equine:  CBC (includes Fibrinogen) and Serum Chemistry1.5 ml serum and 2 ml EDTA blood$54.00
   
COOMBS DIRECT & CBC * – canine/feline/equine1 ml EDTA blood and 1-2 air dried slides$52.00
COPPER*See Element Screen 
CORONAVIRUS *See also Electron Microscopy for Viral Particles 
Canine Serology, IFA1 ml serum$37.00
FelineSee Feline Infectious Peritonitis 
CORTISOL *  
Single Sample *1 ml serum$22.00
Endogenous ACTH Assay*1 ml plasma (frozen)$53.00
ACTH – 1 or 2 hour (pre & post samples) *1 ml serum per draw$44.00

Dex Suppression, Equine* 40 ug/kg dex IM
(1 Pre injection sample and 1 post injection sample with post sample collected between 15 and 19 hours after injection)

1 ml serum per sample
– 1 Pre and 1 post sample
– Additional post sample

 

$40.00
$29.00 [Each additional]

Dex, High OR Low Dose (pre & post samples, 3 determinations) *1 ml serum per draw$44.50
CORYNEBACTERIUM PSEUDOTUBERCULOSIS SEROLOGY *1 ml serum$20.50
CRYPTOCOCCUS ANTIGEN LAT SEROLOGY * 1 ml serum$28.00
CYTOLOGY  
Aspirate/Exudate *2 air-dried smears (preferably on frosted end slides), or fluid aspirate (in EDTA tube) on ice pack

 

Additional site(s)

$55.00

 

$48.00 [Each additional site]

Aspirate/Exudate with additional fluid analysis * (abdominal, thoracic, joint)2 ml unclotted fluid in EDTA tube on ice pack$77.00
Blood film review *2 air-dried smears (unfixed and unstained preferred)$39.00
Bone Marrow *Include blood film from the same day as sample is collected.  Include any available CBC data.$64.00
Lymph node screen *
Includes 3 or more lymph nodes
Air-dried samples smeared on slide (unfixed and unstained preferred); label slide to distinguish sites.$120.00
Joint screen *
Includes 3 or more joints
Air-dried samples smeared on slide (unfixed and unstained preferred); label slides to distinguish sites.$120.00
DIROFILARIASIS  
Microfilaria exam  (Knott’s) *2 ml EDTA blood$27.50
Occult Heartworm Serology, ELISA (for adult antigen)1 ml serum$24.00
EHRLICHIA SEROLOGY  
E. canis, IFA1 ml serum$41.00
E. equi (Anaplasma phagocytophilum), IFA *2 ml serum$42.00
E. risticii / Potomac Horse Fever (Neorickettsia risticii), IFA *2 ml serum$38.50
ELECTROLYTES (Na, K, Cl, CO2) *1 ml serum$21.00
ELECTRON MICROSCOPY for VIRUS PARTICLES *10 g feces, intestine, or intestinal content on ice pack (NOT FROZEN)$56.50
ELEMENT SCREENS *  
Minerals, Tissue
(includes arsenic, cadmium, cobalt, copper, iron, lead, manganese, mercury, molybdenum, selenium, thallium, and zinc)
50 mg fresh liver tissue on ice pack
NOTE:  Collect biopsies into a rubber-free tube to avoid zinc contamination.  This panel cannot be run on samples in formalin or saline.
$61.00
Primary Trace Nutrient Panel *
(includes Cobalt, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Molybdenum, Selenium, and Zinc)
1 ml serum
NOTE:  serum must be in a non-additive, royal blue tube
$54.00
Primary Trace Nutrient Panel w/Electrolytes *  (includes Calcium, Chloride, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Bicarbonate, Cobalt, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Molybdenum, Na:K Ratio, Selenium,  Sodium, and Zinc)1 ml serum
NOTE:  serum must be in a non-additive, royal blue tube
$87.50
EPIZOOTIC HEMORRHAGIC DISEASE *  
AGID1 ml serum$20.50
PCR2 ml EDTA blood, or fresh spleen on ice pack$44.50
EQUINE ENCEPHALITIS *  
Panel IgM ELISA (includes Eastern and West Nile Virus) 1 ml serum or CSF$44.50
Eastern (EEE) IgM ELISA 1 ml serum or CSF$27.50
Western (WEE) Serology VN 1 ml serum or CSF$24.00
Western (WEE) and West Nile Virus Panel PCR 1 ml EDTA blood on ice pack$66.00
EQUINE INFECTIOUS ANEMIA (EIA)1 ml serum w/ signed Federal Form, VSPS Form, or GlobalVetLink Form 
ELISAincludes Global Vet Link and USDA results posting if required$8.75
Coggins (AGID) *AGID requests will be sent to referral lab$19.00
EQUINE PIROPLASMOSIS1 ml serum w/ signed NM Livestock Board Form 
Babesia caballi  cELISA $21.00
Thelieria equi cELISA $21.00
EQUINE PROTOZOAL MYELOENCEPHALITIS *  
IFAT Serology Titer Panel (SarcoFluor and NeoFluor)2 ml serum$137.00
Western Blot, serum only1 ml serum$74.50
Western blot, CSF only1 ml CSF$74.50
PCR,  CSF only1 ml CSF$154.00
EQUINE VIRAL ARTERITIS (EVA) SEROLOGY, VN *1 ml serum$26.50
EQUINE HERPESVIRUS (EHV)  
EHV 1&4, Serology VN *1 ml serum$26.50
EHV-3, Serology VN *1 ml serum, paired sera preferred$22.00
EHV-1, real time PCR (tests for neurotropic and non-neurotropic)EDTA blood and nasopharyngeal swab NOTE:  Swabs should be sent in sterile tube (without transport media)$36.50 [per specimen]
ESTROGEN (Estradiol)*2 ml serum$31.50
ESTRONE SULFATE See Mare Pregnancy Tests 
ETHYLENE GLYCOL *5 ml serum, 25 ml urine, 10 g stomach content, 5 g fresh kidney, suspect bait, or kidney section in 10% formalin (See Histopathology)[Call Lab]
EXOTIC NEWCASTLE DISEASE VIRUS real time PCRCall Lab[Call Lab]
FECAL EXAMSee Parasitology 
FEED ANALYSIS (PACKAGES OR INDIVIDUAL TESTS) * [Call lab]
FELINE IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (FIV) Serology ELISA, (FIV & FeLV combined)1 ml serum or plasma, or 1 ml anticoagulated whole blood$33.00
FELINE INFECTIOUS PERITONITIS (FIP), IFA titer1 ml serum$42.00
FELINE LEUKEMIA (FeLV) Serology ELISA (FIV & FeLV combined)1 ml serum or plasma, or 1 ml anticoagulated whole blood$33.00
FIBRINOGEN *[Call lab][Call lab]
FLUID ASPIRATE ANALYSIS – abdominal, thoracic, joint (includes cytology and total protein; may also add body fluid cell count or bacteriology if indicated and for an additional charge)See Cytology 
FRUCTOSOMINE *1 ml serum$44.50
FUNGAL CULTURE (allow 2-4 weeks) *Skin scraping, tissue on ice pack, or exudate on swab$32.50
FUNGAL SEROLOGYSee Mycosis screen 
GLUCOSE *  
Random1 ml serum (in NaFL [grey top] tube)$22.50
Insulin included1 ml serum (fasting)$24.00
HEARTWORMSee Dirofilariasis 
HISTOPATHOLOGY  
1-2 tissues (single site) $75.00
3-5 tissues $91.00
6-9 tissues $105.00
10 or more tissues (clinic necropsy) $120.00
Specialty Items  
Additional slide charge $12.00
Amputated Digit or Tail  Exam (includes gross and histopathology)NOTE:  Additional charge for decalcification if needed$75.00
Amputated Limb Exam (includes gross and histopathology)NOTE:  Additional charge for decalcification if needed$110.00
Decalcification of Bone/Tissue (small) $18.00 [Additional]
Decalcification of Bone/Tissue (large) $25.00 [Additional]
Extra Slide for submitting veterinarian $15.00 [each]
Immunohistochemistry (per antigen) [Call Lab]
Referral (for second opinion) [Call Lab]
Special Stain (individual stain) $22.00 [each]
Special Stain Battery (infectious organisms) [Call Lab]
Uterine Tissue $75.00
IMMUNOGLOBULIN *  
IgG Quantitative – equine, bovine, canine, feline, camelid (alpacas)1 ml serum, 1 ml plasma, or 2 ml colostrum on ice pack$24.00
IgG Estimate – equine1 ml serum or 1 ml plasma on ice pack$50.50
INFECTIOUS BOVINE RHINOTRACHEITIS (IBR), VN *1 ml serum$12.50
INFLUENZA SEROLOGY *  
Avian, AGID (poultry)0.5 ml serum$6.50
Equine, HI (A1, A2, AK, Ky)1 ml serum$34.50
INSULIN*  
Autoantibody*1 ml serum$22.50
Glucose included*1 ml serum$24.00
JOHNE’S DISEASE (M. paratuberculosis) *  
ELISA – bovine, caprine, ovine1 ml serum$18.00
real time PCR1 g feces, 1-2 ml intestine, or 1-2 ml intestinal contents on ice pack$44.50
LEAD *5 ml EDTA blood, or 10 g liver, or 10 g kidney, or 1/2 cup stomach content on ice pack$32.50
LEPTOSPIROSIS SEROLOGY PANEL (5 serovars), MAT1 ml serum$32.00
LIPASE*1 ml serum$28.00
LYME DISEASE SEROLOGY (BORRELIA BURGDORFERI), IFA titer *1 ml serum$38.50
MARE PREGNANCY TESTS   
Equine Pregnancy Panel * (includes estrone sulfate and progesterone)2 ml serum$57.50
Estrone Sulfate *2 ml serum$41.00
Progesterone *2 ml serum$31.00
MYCOLOGYSee Fungal Culture 
MYCOPLASMA PCR *  
Mycoplasma spp0.5 – 2 ml joint fluid, 1 g fresh tissue$50.50
M. bovis50 ml milk, 1-2 g fresh lung$38.50
M. gallisepticum & synoviae Multiplex1 g fresh respiratory tissue and/or tracheal or choanal cleft (oral) swab$50.50
MYCOSIS SCREEN SEROLOGY, AGID1 ml serum$48.00
Aspergillus, Blastomyces, Coccidioides, Histoplasma  
NECROPSY (includes gross exam, histopathology, and disposal unless otherwise indicated or arranged)The following are charges per animal, in addition to necropsy charge (unless otherwise noted below): 
Bacteriology, Mycobacteriology, Parasitology, Serology, Toxicology, Virology as noted in fee schedule
Insurance/Forensic cases $120.00
RemovalNo disposal charge for head/brain submission only 
Head/brain (small) $50.00
Head/brain (large)Additional carcass disposal fees will apply$120.00
Spinal cord removal [Call Lab]
Species Survival Plan/Research $110.00 [per hour]
Crematory service:  If animal is to be picked up by crematory service, include signed authorization form Cost of cremation or private disposal is the responsibility of the client
Call for availability of personnel to perform a field necropsy  
Aborted Neonate or Fetus (with placenta)  
Bovine $180.00
Equine $195.00
Swine/Ruminant (small) $180.00
Camelid (New World/Old World) $180.00
Dog/Cat (litter) $155.00
Avian (Poultry) – up to three birds $115.00
Avian (Caged Bird) $150.00
Bovine  
Adult $400.00
Calf (< 3 months) $285.00
Camelid (New World/Old World) $310.00
Dog/Cat/Ferret $225.00
Gross examination only $130.00
Equine  
Adult $570.00
Foal (< 3 months) $285.00
Rodent, Rabbit, Reptile, Fish, Amphibian $135.00
Swine, Sheep, Goat $285.00
Wildlife/Exoticbased on weight$260.00 – $385.00
Wildlife/Avian $135.00
NEONATAL ISOERYTHROLYSIS – (equine antibody screen)*Ship samples overnight to testing lab within 24 hours of draw 
Mare2 ml serum minimum$93.50
Mare and Stallion if previous NI foal2 ml EDTA from each$93.50 [each]
NEOSPORA CANINUM SEROLOGY – bovine1 ml serum 
cELISAFirst specimen
Discount for more than one specimen for a one-owner submission
$25.00
$11.00 [each additional]
NITRATE / NITRITESubmit on ice pack 
Ocular1 ml ocular fluid $14.50
Semi-quantitative *
(if positive, approximate quantification is given)
1 ml ocular fluid, entire eyeball, 1 ml serum, 1 ml urine, 20 ml water $21.00
NON-ESTERIFIED FATTY ACIDS*1 ml serum AVOID HEMOLYSIS$20.50
OCCULT BLOOD *2 g feces on ice pack$17.00
OCCULT HEARTWORMSee Dirofilariasis 
ORGANOPHOSPHATE INSECTICIDESSee Insecticide Screen and Cholinesterase Activity 
OVINE PROGRESSIVE PNEUMONIA VIRUSSee Small Ruminant Lentivirus 
PARAINFLUENZA 3 (PI-3) SEROLOGY, VN *1 ml serum$17.00
PARASITOLOGY  
Cryptosporidium/Giardia FA *Formalinized feces (1 part feces/2 parts 10% formalin)$32.50
Cryptosporidium/Giardia PCR *Fresh feces on ice pack or 1 g fresh intestine on ice pack$56.50
Heartworm:  Microfilaria exam or Occult HeartwormSee Dirofilariasis 
Identification of External Parasite *Parasite in 70% alcohol or 10% formalin$32.50
Fecal ExamFresh feces, 5 gm on ice pack (not frozen)$26.00
PARATUBERCULOSISSee Johne’s Disease 
PARTIAL THROMBOPLASTIN TIME (PTT) *NaCitrate blood – allow NaCitrite (light blue top) to autofill$17.50
PARVOVIRUS, CANINE  
Serology, ELISA1 ml serum$22.00
Serology, HI *1 ml serum$26.50
Viral culture/isolationSee also Electron Microscopy for Viral particles 
PHENOBARBITAL*1 ml serum$41.00
PLAGUE *“PLAGUE SUSPECT” should be marked on specimen and accession form.
Call lab regarding policy on out-of-state submissions.
 
Plague/Tularemia Case Handling FeePer case submission$7.50
CultureSwab of exudate in Stuarts or Amies Transport Medium (culturette swab), or exudate in tube on ice pack, or blood culture bottle inoculated with 1-3 ml bloodn/c
FA2 air-dried smears of exudaten/c
Serology, PHA1 ml serum (acute and convalescent samples preferred)n/c
PLANTS *  
Identification (toxic and non-toxic)Plant sample (intact, include flower and roots)$33.00
Toxicology Evaluation (plants, algae, or bait material) – microscopic analysis100 g GI content, 2-4 flakes hay, 10 g bait material$92.50
POTOMAC FEVERSee Ehrlichia risticii 
PREGNANCY TEST SEROLOGY ELIA1-4 specimens
>4 specimens
$14.00
$2.75 each
Bovine – 28 days post-breeding,                                        >/= 60 days post-calving1 ml serum or 1 ml EDTA plasma 
Buffalo – 30 days post-breeding,                                        >/= 60 days post-calving1 ml EDTA plasma 
Goats – 28 days post-breeding1 ml serum 
Sheep – 35 days post-breeding1 ml serum 
PROGESTERONE *2 ml serum$31.00
PROGRESSIVE PNEUMONIASee Ovine Progressive Pneumonia 
PROTEIN *  
Fluid, Total1 ml fluid$34.00
Serum, Total1 ml serum$19.00
PROTHROMBIN TIME (PT) *NaCitrate blood allow NaCitrate (light blue top) tube to autofill$10.50
PSEUDORABIES (PRV) *  
Serology, gB ELISA1 ml serum$16.00
Serology, gp1 ELISA1 ml serum$21.50
Q FEVER SEROLOGY  *  
ELISA1 ml serum$20.50
IFA Titer, Phase 1 and 21 ml serum$30.00
RABIES – tested by NMDoH-SLDCall (505) 383-9124 for shipping instructions

 

NOTE:  Additional charges may be incurred for head/brain removal (see Necropsy section for details)

 
RHINOPNEUMONITISSee Equine Viral Rhinopneumonitis 
RINGWORMSee Fungal Culture 
ROCKY MOUNTAIN SPOTTED FEVER SEROLOGY, IFA *1 ml serum$39.00
ROTOVIRUS * – bovineSee Electron Microscopy for Viral Particles 
SELENIUM *2 ml EDTA blood, 1 ml serum, 1 ml plasma, 10 g liver on ice pack$36.00
SERUM CHEMISTRY *  
Small Animal, Equine, Exotic, or Ruminant1 ml serum or lithium heparin plasma$32.50
Small Animal:  Serum Chem and CBC1.5 ml serum and 2 ml EDTA blood$54.00
Equine:  Serum  Chem, CBC (includes Fibrinogen)1.5  ml serum and 2 ml EDTA blood$54.00
   
SMALL RUMINANT LENTIVIRUS  
AGID *1 ml serum$18.00
ELISA1 ml serum$15.00
SODIUM & POTASSIUMSee Electrolytes 
SOMATIC CELL COUNT, MILK *10 ml fresh milk sample on ice pack$20.50
STRYCHNINE  *10 g suspect bait, 20 g stomach content, 20 ml urine, 10 g tissue[Call Lab]
TESTOSTERONE *  
Single Serum (baseline)1.5 ml serum$38.50
HCG Response Test (baseline with 24 hr post)1.5 ml serum each draw$56.50
HCG Response Test (baseline with 1 hr and 2 hr post)1.5 ml serum each draw$68.50
THYROID *  
T3 (RIA)1 ml serum$25.00
T4 (ChL or EIA method)1 ml serum$24.50
Free T4 (ChL)1 ml serum$25.00
Free T4 (equilibrium dialysis RIA)1 ml serum$48.00
TSH (canine)1 ml serum$26.50
Profile, Canine (TT3, TT4, FT4, TSH, TgAA, T3AA, T4AA) Includes Endocrinology Interpretation2 ml serum$67.00
Profile, Non-canine (TT3, TT4, FT4) Includes Endocrinology Interpretation2 ml serum$45.00
TOXIC OR TRACE ELEMENT SCREENSee Element Screen 
TOXOPLASMOSIS *  
T. gondii PCR1 ml EDTA blood, 1 ml CSF$42.00
T. gondii Serology (IgG or IgM ELISA)1 ml serum$31.00
T. gondii Serology (IgG/IgM IFA panel) 1 ml serum$54.00
TRICHOMONIASIS – real time PCRSubmit specimen in Biomed InPouch™ TF culture medium or Biomed TF-Transit Tube 
Bovine1 ml of prepucial smegma$22.00
Feline5 g feces$40.00
TRYPSIN-LIKE-IMMUNOREACTIVITY (TLI),  canine *1 ml serum (fasting sample)$43.00
TULAREMIA *“TULAREMIA SUSPECT” should be marked on specimen and accession form.
Call lab regarding policy on out-of-state submissions.
 
Plague/Tularemia Case Handling FeePer case submission$7.50
CultureSwab in transport media or exudate on ice packn/c
Serology1 ml serum (Paired sera drawn 3-4 weeks apart preferred)n/c
URINARY CALCULUS ANALYSIS*Calculus$43.00
URINE ANALYSIS (dipstick plus cytology) NOTE:  Please indicate manner of collection (i.e., free catch, catheterization, cystocentesis). Ship immediately after collection and on ice.3 ml urine on ice pack$35.00
URINE CULTURESee Bacteriology 
VALLEY FEVERSee Coccidioides Serology 
VESICULAR STOMATITIS SEROLOGY (New Jersey/Indiana)Call lab prior to shipping. VDS has approval to perform in-house testing only on horses from New Mexico displaying clinical signs of VSV.  All other specimens will be forwarded to NVSL. 
CF Serology2 ml serum $40.00
PCRVesicular fluid submitted in screw cap tube;
Vesicular tissue in screw cap tube with maximum of 3 ml of tris-buffered tryptose broth (TBTB) or sterile saline solution; or
Sterile swabs of lesions placed in screw cap tube with maximum of 3mL tris-buffered tryptose broth (TBTB) or sterile saline solution.
 $40.00
VIBRIOSISSee Bacteriology – Campylobacter 
VIRAL CULTURE/ISOLATION *Tissue on ice pack or swabs in Viral Transport$49.50
VITAMIN A *  
Liver10 g liver on ice pack$42.00
Serum2 ml serum$36.00
VITAMIN E *  
Liver10 g liver on ice pack$42.00
Serum2 ml serum$36.00
WARFARINSee Anticoagulant Rodenticide Screen 
WATER ANALYSIS *Submit in clean tightly sealed container, on ice pack[Call Lab]
WHITE MUSCLE DISEASESee Selenium and Vitamin E 

* Tested at subcontracting laboratory

Updated  September 28, 2021

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