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Chlamydia Trachomatis & Neisseria Gonorrhoeae DNA Probe

Specimen Type:

 

 

Other


MICROBIOLOGY


Specimen requirements:

Sterile specimen container (urine),  BBL Culture Swab Plus (genital, throat, rectal)

Reference value:

Negative

Unit of measure:

N/A

Ideal sample:

Urine - 20mL voided urine - sterile container.

Absolute minimum amount:

N/A

Method of collection:

Female: Cervical Swab;  Male: Urethal Swab, Throat Swab, Rectal Swab or Urine

Transportation:

Transport to laboratory

Label instructions:

All containers must be labeled with patient name and medical record number.

Request test on form:

Multi Labs/Micro/Viro/Serology ( 151-905 )

Order/entry screen(s):

Microbiology/Virology

Stat frequency:

N/A

Stat turn around time:

N/A

Routine frequency:

Monday - Friday

Must be in by:

N/A

Routine turn around time:

48-72 hours

For Hillcrest deliver to:

Microbiology : Room 2-109

For Thornton deliver to:

Microbiology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,

 

Hospital, room 1-013

Scheduling requirements :

N/A

Method:

N/A

Special Instructions:

Females. Specific swabs available from Microbiology Laboratory.

SOFT LAB abbreviations:

CTGCG(Genital), CTGCU(Urine), CTGCR(Rectal), CTGCT(Throat)

Secondary codes:

5134, 5133, 5196, 5197

Lab Processing Instructions:

N/A