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Fetal Fibronectin (SUMMA)

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
FFN SUMMA
Specimen Type:
Vaginal Swab
Tube Type:
Specimen Transport Tube
Collection Volume:
0.2 mL (minimum 0.1 mL)
Cause for Rejection:
-
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Immunochromatographic Assay
Special Instructions:
Care must be taken not to contaminate the swab or cervicovaginal secretions with lubricants, soaps, disinfectants, or creams. Lubricants or creams may physically interfere with absorption of the specimen onto the swab. Soaps or disinfectants may interfere with the antibody-antigen reaction.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
1 Day
Additional Info:
Reference range: Negative or Positive
CPT Code:
82731
Synonyms:
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