Form: Vector-borne disease testing: Helpful questions to ask yourself Jul 01, 2013 By Shadie Ghaffari, DVM, Linda Kidd, DVM, PhD, DACVIM VETERINARY MEDICINE Click here to download a PDF of this form to help you determine which PCR and serologic tests to perform to determine whether a patient has a vector-borne disease. Related linksTesting for vector-borne pathogens in dogs: The best use of diagnostic panels Hot topics on dvm3605 ways to wow pet owners (and pets) 10 steps to take when a practice owner dies dvm360 sits down with Dr. Pol Ack! How do you spell that again? "Best. Veterinary Practice. EVER."