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8333Chlamydia 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
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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
CPT Codes
87491