8400 Chlamydia/GC Genprobe Amplified(NAAT) Swab/Urine/Thin Prep

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Urine- Primary urine container(urine cup) or Genprobe Aptima Urine Collection Tube ; Swab- Genprobe Aptima Unisex Swab (purple) or Genprobe Aptima Vaginal Swab (orange) ; Thin Prep-Primary Hologic Thin Prep Pap Vial Aptima Swab Media- 2-30 degrees C for 60 days ; Aptima Urine Media- 2-30 degrees C for 30 days or Primary urine container- 2-30 degrees C for 24 hours ; Thin Prep- 2-30 degrees C for 30 days See Report

Specimen Requirements

Acceptable Specimens: Aptima Urine Collection Media; Aptima Unisex Swab; Aptima Vaginal Swab; Thin Prep Pap Vial. Urine in primary container (urine cup) must be collected as follows: Must collect first catch urine into urine collection cup. Patient should not have urinated for at least 1 hour prior to collection. Tranfer of urine to Aptima Urine Collection Media: Transfer 2 mL of urine into the urine specimen transport tube using disposable pipette provided. Fluid level must be between the two black lines on urine collection media.
Specimen Type:Urine- Primary urine container(urine cup) or Genprobe Aptima Urine Collection Tube ; Swab- Genprobe Aptima Unisex Swab (purple) or Genprobe Aptima Vaginal Swab (orange) ; Thin Prep-Primary Hologic Thin Prep Pap Vial

Method

NAAT (Hologic/Genprobe)

Schedule

Monday-Friday

Instructions/Notes

For a complete list of assay limitations, we recommend that you review the manufacturer’s package insert: https://www.hologic.com/sites/default/files/2019-12/502446-IFU-PI_009_01.pdf

CPT Codes

87491, 87591