Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 14 Day(s)
Refrigerated - 30 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 14 Day(s)
Diagnosis of the four most common sexually transmitted infections.
Labs performing cytology: Aliquot SurePath(R) or PreservCyt(R)
solution before performance of liquid based cytology testing.
SurePath(R): SurePath(R) fluid must be transferred to APTIMA STM
within 4 days of collection. Transfer 0.5 mL of SurePath(R)
preservative fluid into APTIMA(R) Vaginal Collection Tube (orange
Collection (orange label) or APTIMA(R) Specimen Transfer tube
(green label). Ship to lab.
PreservCyt(R): Transfer 1 mL of PreservCyt(R) solution into APTIMA(R)
Vaginal Collection or Multi-Test Collection (orange label) or
APTIMA(R) Specimen Transfer tube (green label). Ship to lab.
Reported (Analytical Time)
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