Specimen: Submit Swab from urethra in Amies charcoal medium available from MEDILAB. Ship at room temperature. DO NOT REFRIGERATE OR FREEZE.
Stability (Room): 48 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): N/A
Stability (Frozen): N/A
Method: Conventional culture, Microscopy, MALDITOF-MS
Comment: 3 days
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 3 days
Usage: Neisseria gonorrhoeae causes urethral, pelvic and disseminated gonococcal infections and salpingitis.
Specialty: Physician, Gynecologist
Components: Include ANTIBIOTIC SENSITIVITY if indicated
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required