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Chlamydia/Gonorrhoeae Amplified RNA

Centralized Core Laboratory : Virology

Test ID/Workstation :
CGRNA/MAYO
Specimen Type:
Urine
Tube Type:
Sterile Urine Container
Collection Volume:
Refrigerated 20-50 mL random urine in sterile container
Cause for Rejection:
Unlabeled specimen, QNS, contaminated
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to reference laboratory
Methodology:
Transcription Mediated Amplification
Special Instructions:
Collection Instructions: 1. Patient should not have urinated for at least 1 hour prior to specimen collection. 2. Patient should collect first portion of random voided urine (first part of stream) into a sterile, plastic, preservative-free container.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
1-4 days
CPT Code:
87591 and 87491
Panel Includes:
Chlamydia Amplified RNA and Gonorrhoeae Amplified RNA