Hypocretin Orexin Hypocretin-1 Orexin-A
Giardia/Cryptosporidium EIAO&P, (Giardia/Crypt) Routine
For feces, special parasitology consists of specimen concentration, trichrome stain, and a microscopic examination including a wet mount & trichrome stain for protozoa, worms, and ova. A modified acid-fast stain for coccidia (Cyclospora, Isospora and Cryptosporidium) will be performed upon request at the time of test requisition.
For other specimens, one or more of the techniques listed above will be used upon the specimen source.