Thread: Fecal samples
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Old 10-16-03, 09:49 PM   #8 (permalink)
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It depends if you are doing a fecal smear or a floatation...It also depends on what you are looking for...with a floatation most parasitic oocysts(eggs) are what you find, refrigerated or not. But smears will find live bacteria and other pathogens that need relatively fresh(24-48 hr) samples.
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