Abortion Necropsy Panel

Section: Pathology

Fee: $175.00*

Turnaround Time: 10 days

Days Test Started: Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday

Species: Bovine, Canine, Caprine, Ovine, Porcine




Minimum Amount

Fetus and Placenta

See list below

Collection Information

FETUS/FETAL TISSUES - Refrigerate and store the body until it is able to be delivered to the lab for necropsy. Deliver to ADDL for necropsy as soon as possible to minimize autolysis. Remember to collect and submit placenta (cotyledonary NOT amniotic).

Shipping Information

FETUS/FETAL TISSUES - Double bag body if shipping through a courier service. Ship placenta in a separate leakproof, plastic bag.

Additional Information
The abortion necropsy panel fee will be charge for each of the following individuals or groups: 1 bovine fetus; up to 2 ovine/caprine/other ruminant fetuses; up to 3 porcine/feline/canine fetuses. Tissue from multiple fetuses will be pooled for ancillary testing.Fee does not include $10 accessioning fee.

*Necropsy cases will have an additional fee added for disposal of the remains. For more information, visit Necropsy Disposal.

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