8495 Bacterial Vaginosis Extended Panel

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Aptima Multitest Swab Specimen Collection Kit (Orange swab) Swab specimens in transport tubes can be stored at 2ºC to 30ºC for up to 30 days. See Report

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type:Aptima Multitest Swab Specimen Collection Kit (Orange swab)


NAAT (Hologic/Genprobe)


Batched Tuesday and Thursday


For a complete list of assay limitations, we recommend that you review the manufacturer’s package insert: https://www.hologic.com/package-inserts/diagnostic-products/aptima-cvtv-assay and https://www.hologic.com/package-inserts/diagnostic-products/aptima-bv-assay

Clinical Utility

Includes testing for the following: Bacterial vaginosis, Candida glabrata, Candida spp., Chlamydia trachomatis, Nisseria gonorrhea, Mycoplasma genitalium, Trichomonas vaginalis

CPT Codes

87491,87591,87563, 81513, 87481 x2, 87661