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Candida Vaginitis - Swab - TMA

Order Name Cand Vag Swab
Test Number: 6987000
Revision Date 04/06/2020
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
Candida Species - Swab
Transcription-Mediated Amplification 47000-5 
Candida Glabrata - Swab
Transcription-Mediated Amplification n/a 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred Swab Swab APTIMA Multitest Swab kit Ambient / Refrigerated
Instructions Collect Swab in APTIMA Multitest Swab collection kit. Place swab in Swab Specimen Transport Tube, break shaft off at scoreline then recap tube. Stability: Room Temperature 30 Days, Refrigerated 30 Days, Frozen: N/A
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule Mon-Fri 
Expected TAT 1-2 days after set-up  
CPT Code(s) 87481
Lab Section Molecular Diagnostic