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Norwalk Virus (Norovirus) by Real-Time PCR
Collect: OneSwab® (loose stool)
Step 1. Utilize the swab provided to obtain a sample of loose stool and insert into the vial.
Step 2. Remove the swab and place into the vial. Break the shaft at molded break point and insert into transport medium.
Step 3. To prevent leakage, be sure the swab fits into the vial prior to capping. Tightly cap the vial and label with a minimum of two patient identifiers such as name and date of birth.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Room Temperature
Stability: Room Temperature 5 days
NOTE: * This test is approved for all states. *
MDL (Molecular Diagnostics Laboratories)