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GC/CT Probe, GC/CT , Gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia
Female endocervical swab,vaginal swab,urine
BD MAX UVE Specimen Collection Kit required for swab specimens -available in lab, Urines use orange topped urine container ( 60mL max)
Collect first voided urine- do not clean prior to collection. Collect "dirty" urine. First voided. Patient should not have voided within last hour prior to collection
Do not use swabs other than collection kit.
Special instructions for urine specimen collection. GC/CT Specimens should be first voided "dirty" urine. Urine Culture and UA specimens should be midstream clean catch.
Excessive lubricants or vaginal cream, foams may affect results.
Specimen Processing Instructions
Room Temp, Refrigeration is acceptable
Swabs- Room Temp, Urine – Refrigerate
Inappropriate collection Swabs, CCMS urine, Mislabeled or identified specimens
Detection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis
Results available 24-72 hrs.
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