Infectious Disease Laboratories:Microbiology
Vagina, cervix, urethra, eye, joint or body fluid
Inoculated swab, 0.5 mL urine minimum
Cause for rejection:
No swab in transport tube.
Refrigerate Eswab if not sent to laboratory immediately. Do NOT
refrigerate body fluids- send immediately to laboratory.
GC culture is for isolation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae only. Eswab supports growth of GC. Deliver to laboratory immediately.
Preliminary report available after 24 hours
Neisseria gonorrhoeae Culture