Chlamydia trachomatis/Neisseria gonorrhoeae - Hologic

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TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
Chlamydia trachomatis/Neisseria gonorrhoeae - Hologic
Alternate Name(s)
  • CT/GC
Test Site
  • Colorado
Test Description
The APTIMA COMBO 2 Assay is a target amplification nucleic acid probe test for the in vitro detection of rRNA from Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae using the PANTHER System.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS

3674

NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE

3675

GC/CT Profile

3842

Method Description
  • NAAT
FDA Cleared / Approved
Yes
CPT Code(s)
  • 87491
  • 87591
STAT Allowed
No
Draw Status

Living

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • FEMALE: 1 Tube. APTIMA Vaginal Swab Specimen Collection Kit
  • MALE: 1 Tube. APTIMA Urine Specimen Collection Kit
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • SWAB - APTIMA Vaginal Swab Specimen Collection Kit - FEMALE
  • URINE - APTIMA Urine Specimen Collection Kit - MALE
Sample Stability
  • SWAB - Ambient or Refrigerated, 2°-30°C – Up to 60 Days
  • SWAB - Frozen at -20°-70°C – Up to 12 Months
  • URINE - Ambient or Refrigerated, 2°-30°C – Up to 30 Days
  • URINE - Frozen at -20°-70°C – Up to 12 Months
Transport
  • SWAB - Ambient or Refrigerated, 2°-30°C – Up to 60 Days
  • SWAB - Frozen at -20°-70°C – Up to 12 Months
  • URINE - Ambient or Refrigerated, 2°-30°C – Up to 30 Days
  • URINE - Frozen at -20°-70°C – Up to 12 Months
Notes
Sample Stability and Transport storage based off samples collected in APTIMA Combo 2 Assay collection kits.