Isospora/Cryptosporidium/Cyclospora microscopy, Cyclospora/Cryptosporidium/Isospora microscopy
Fresh stool, 5g or the equivalent of a teaspoonful.
In screw-capped container and dispatched to the laboratory within 24 hours
Modified Kinyoun Stain
Organism reported; No Cryptosporidium parvum/ Isospora belli or Cyclospora cayetanensis oocysts seen
2 – 4 hours
Monday – Saturday