Reptiles: Herpesviruses - PCR
LABOKLIN Service ID: 8666
tortoise: swab without medium (tongue + pharynx), tissue (liver, intestine, possibly brain)
2 - 4 days
In case of a positive result, differentiation of the virus strain may be of clinical relevance because of different tendencies to spread in the population and for the prognosis of an infection. Differentiation is possible on request.