In addition to the skin / hair pluck sample being examined for the presence of ringworm spores and ectoparasites, the sample is also cultured to identify the bacteria and fungi present which may be a cause of infection.
Skin scraping / hair pluck sample should be placed in a sterile container
Fungal culture, Skin scrape microscopy
Irish Equine Centre, Johnstown, Naas, County Kildare, Ireland. Eircode: W91 RH93