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Chlamydia/Gonococcus/Mycoplasma genitalium, NAA, Urine
Detect Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Mycoplasma genitalium
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)
First-void urine in Aptima® urine transport
2 mL aliquot of a 20 to 30 mL urine collection
Urine specimen: The patient should not have urinated for at least one hour prior to specimen collection. Direct patient to provide a first-catch urine (approximately 20 mL to 30 mL of the initial urine stream) into a urine collection container free of any preservatives. Collection of larger volumes of urine may result in specimen dilution that may reduce test sensitivity; lesser volumes may not adequately rinse organisms into the specimen. Female patients should not cleanse the labial area prior to providing the specimen. Add urine to the Aptima® Combo 2 urine collection device. The final volume must be between the two black lines on the device (about 2 mL).
Maintain specimen at room temperature or refrigerate (2°C to 30°C). Stable at room temperature or refrigerated for 30 days.
Causes for Rejection
Specimen with incorrect patient identification; unlabeled specimen; inappropriate specimen transport conditions; specimens received after prolonged delay (usually >72 hours); specimen leaked in transit; specimen in expired transport or incorrect transport device; specimens with inappropriate source for test requested; specimen with fixative or additives; Aptima® urine transport >30 days from collection; Aptima® urine transport with incorrect specimen volume; specimen in ProbeTec™ UPT transport; ProbeTec™ Q-swabs; urine in sterile container
|Order Code||Order Code Name||Order Loinc||Result Code||Result Code Name||UofM||Result LOINC|
|180049||Ct Ng M genitalium NAA, Urine||180024||Mycoplasma genitalium NAA||69935-5|
|180049||Ct Ng M genitalium NAA, Urine||180044||Comment:||77202-0|
|180049||Ct Ng M genitalium NAA, Urine||180050||Chlamydia trachomatis, NAA||42931-6|
|180049||Ct Ng M genitalium NAA, Urine||180052||Neisseria gonorrhoeae, NAA||60256-5|