Specimen: 10 mL (5 mL min.) Urine in a sterile screw capped container OR Genital / Conjunctival swabs in normal saline. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): 8 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 1 week
Stability (Frozen): 4 weeks
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 – 15 days
Usage: Chlamydia trachomatis is the most common sexually transmitted bacterial infection. Upto 70% of women and 30% of men may be asymptomatic. Infection can lead to tubal pregnancy, pelvic inflammatory disease and infertility.
Specialty: Physician, Gynecologist
Home Collection: Available
Department: MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required