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Candida albicans and Candida glabrata, NAA
Detect the presence of Candida albicans and Candida glabrata DNA in vaginal samples as an aid to the diagnosis of vulvovaginal candidiasis in symptomatic women
This test was developed, and its performance characteristics determined, by LabCorp. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA has determined that such clearance or approval is not necessary.
Nucleic acid amplification (NAA)
Vaginal swab: Collect vaginal fluid sample using the Gen-Probe® Aptima® swab by contacting the swab to the lower third of the vaginal wall and rotating the swab for 10 to 30 seconds to absorb fluid. Immediately place the swab into the transport tube and carefully break the swab shaft against the side of the tube. Tightly screw on the cap.
Causes for Rejection
|Order Code||Order Code Name||Order Loinc||Result Code||Result Code Name||UofM||Result LOINC|
|180055||C albicans + C glabrata, NAA||180056||Candida albicans, NAA||69562-7|
|180055||C albicans + C glabrata, NAA||180057||Candida glabrata, NAA||69563-5|
|Reflex Table for Candida glabrata, NAA|
|Order Code||Order Name||Result Code||Result Name||UofM||Result LOINC|