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Laboratory Evaluation of Infectious Diarrhea [Hot Topic]

Gastrointestinal infections can be caused by bacteria, viruses, and parasites. Most of these infections are due to viruses and are self-limited. However, some infections can cause severe and even life-threatening infections, therefore laboratory testing is warranted. Mayo Medical Laboratories offers a new gastrointestinal pathogen panel that detects 22 viral, bacterial, and parasitic pathogens in only one hour. Bobbi Pritt, M.D., explains the testing algorithm to ensure appropriate use of this new test.

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