Chlamydia/GC, RNA, TMA Female Urine

Methodology: Transcription Mediated Amplification

Specimen Requirements: ACCEPTABLE SPECIMENS

First catch urine
URINE SPECIMENS:
15-30 mL from a first voided (first part of the stream) urine collection in a urine container. Patient must NOT have urinated for one hour prior to collection. Transfer specimen into Aptima® specimen transport tube supplied by Meadville Medical Center Laboratory. Store specimen at room temperature after collection.

NOTE: If urine is not preserved, refrigerate specimen after collection. Unpreserved urine must be transported to Meadville Medical Center Laboratory within 24 hours of collection.

Analytical Time:
3 days

Days Set Up: Monday through Friday

CPT Information:
87491
87591