Virbac Diagnostics

Speed Cortisol

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Quantitative dosage of cortisol in serum

Presentation Advantages

Method : Immunochromatography

Analysis : Quantitative dosage of Cortidol in serum

Sample : Serum

Reading : 15 minutes (including 5 minutes of incubation)

Presentation : 6 tests

Storage : between 2°C and 8°C

Performances :

Speed Cortisol measures the circulating cortisol in canine blood.

Quick and easy to use, Speed Cortisol allows screening and precise follow up thanks to a quantitative result.

Why to use Speed Cortisol ?

Cortisol is secreted by the adrenal glands under the control of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis.

The measurement of cortisol in blood contributes to the screening and diagnosis of hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing’s syndrome) and hypoadrenocorticism (Addison’s disease) in dogs.

When to use Speed Cortisol ?

Speed Cortisol can be used for screening or follow up to adapt the treatment. Cushing's syndrome is more frequent in dogs from 6 and females. Addison's disease is more frequent in young dogs (under 6) and females.

Instructions for use

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