Trichomonas Antigen

Laboratory:Microbiology

Test ID/Workstation: TRICS MMIC1

Specimen Type: Vaginal washing, or vaginal swab

Tube Type: Sterile container containing 1.0 mL sterile (nonbacterial) saline, or rayon swab in culturette

Collection Volume: 1.0 mL

Cause for rejection: Insufficient Specimen

Storage: Ambient <24hrs or Refrigerated (up to 36hrs)

Availability: Daily

Methodology: Immunochromatographic Assay

Special Instructions: Swabs from vagina are placed back in culturette or placed in sterile vial containing 1.0 mL sterile (nonbacteriostatic)saline. Swabs with cotton tips or wooden shafts are not recommended.

OC Power Word: LVTRICSAG

Lab/Phone: 330-746-9623

TAT: 1 hour

Additional Info: Validated for vaginal specimens.

CPT Code: 87808

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