Clinical Services

Support in the fields of herd management, individual animal examination and in depth diagnostic analysis are services offered by the Clinic for Swine to fellow veterinarians.

Our team is eager to advise you!


By appointment, pigs can be transfered to the clinic for swine for in-depth diagnostics or a farm visit can be conducted. Advice is only given afterconsultation of the local veterinarian responsible for the farm.
For further questions and appointments, please contact the herd health representatives or the animal rescue service of the Clinic for Swine.


The laboratory of the University Clinic for swine is certified in accordance with EN ISO 9001:2015.
Diagnostic tests offered by the laboratory (routine diagnostics):

  • Detection of antibodies against PCV2 by Ingezim Circovirus IgG / IgM
  • Detection of antibodies against PRRSV by IDEXX Herdchek PRRS X3
  • Detection of antibodies against influenza A virus by IDEXX Influenza A Ab Test
  • Detection of antibodies against Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae by IDEXX M.hyo Ab test
  • Detection of antibodies against porcine parvovirus by Ingezim PPV
  • Detection of antibodies against APP by IDEXX APP ApxIV

The laboratory is involved in research and cooperates with other institutes of the Vetmeduni Vienna. The following diagnostics methods are established and can be performed on request:

  • Detection of PRRSV RNA by conventional or qPCR

Individual diagnostic methods are established during the course of scientific projects. Please contact our laboratory staff to request detailed information or answers to specific questions.