Parasitology

This gastrointestinal test evaluates stool for the presence of intestinal parasites, using microscopic examination. This gastrointestinal test is an ideal stool analysis for patients with sudden changes in bowel pattern, especially those who have been traveling abroad or camping.

Symptoms of intestinal parasites can include:

  • Diarrhea
  • Cramps
  • Nausea
  • Fever
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Fatigue

Test Type: Stool Test

Analyte List
Parasitology (microscopic)
Specimen Requirements
5cc random stool samples in 3 SAF vials