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Specimen must arrive within 72 hours of collection.
Container/Tube: Commercially available transport system specific for recovery of enteric pathogens from fecal specimens (15 mL of non-nutritive transport medium containing phenol red as a pH indicator, such as Cary-Blair).
Specimen Volume: Representative portion of stool specimen
Stool swab, stool in Ecofix (green cap), Preserved stool >72 hours, specimen in buffered glycerol saline transport media