SALMONELLA/SHIGELLA CULT, CAMPY EIA AND SHIGA TOXIN W/RFL E. COLI O157 CULT
The SALMONELLA/SHIGELLA CULT, CAMPY EIA AND SHIGA TOXIN W/RFL E. COLI O157 CULT test contains 1 test with 3 biomarkers.
This is a REFLEX test meaning that additional testing may be required at an additional cost to the patient.
Salmonella/Shigella Cult, Campy EIA and Shiga Toxin reflex E.coli O157 Cult - Salmonella, Shigella, and Campylobacter are considered pathogens when isolated from clinical specimens. Identification of these organisms is important for treatment and infection control. The Shiga toxin assay detects toxins produced by enterohemorrhagic E. coli and other enteric organisms which have been isolated from patients who have hemorrhagic colitis with or without hemolytic-uremic syndrome (HUS).