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Test Name GONORRHOEAE/CHLAMYDIA COMBO AMP PROBE
Alias Gonorrhoeae, Chlamydia, Genprobe,CT,GC
Performed Mon-Fri
Turn Around Time 72 hours
CPT Codes 87801
Performed By Microbiology Lab
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Components
Name Method Sex Age Range Ref. Range Low Ref. Range High Units
GCCT AmpProbe amplified target capture assay

Specimen Requirements
Type Container Volume Units Collection / Delivery Storage / Transport Off Campus- Under Construction
Endocervix, Male Uretha GenProbe Unisex Swab, Specimen Collection Kit 1 swab Follow directions on collection kit. Do not puncture foil cap. Discard the large white cleaning swab. Submit only the small blue swab in the transport tube. Ship specimen transport tubes singularly in a biohazard specimen bag. Contact with other specimens must be avoided. 2-30 degrees C for up to 60 days
Urine GenProbe Urine Specimen Collection Kit 2 mL Patient should not void for one hour prior to collection. Collect 20-30 mL of first void sample in a urine collection cup. Follow instructions on transport kit. Fill between lines on the collection kit. Do not over- or underfill tube. Ship specimen transport tubes singularly in a biohazard specimen bag. Contact with other specimens must be avoided. 2-30 degrees C for up to 30 days