Aptima ® vaginal swab device Clinician collection procedure guide Collection for vaginal swab specimens Swab specimen collection guide for: • Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) • Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC) • Trichomonas vaginalis (TV) Partially open swab package and remove the swab. Do not touch the soft tip or lay the swab down. If
to specimen collection. • After collection, transport and store processed urine specimens in the Aptima urine specimen transport tube between 2˚C to 30˚C until tested. • Processed urine specimens should be assayed with the Aptima assay for CT, GC and/or TV within 30 days of collection.
Collection for Male and Female Urine Specimens Patientshould nothave urinated for atleast 1hourpriorto specimen collection. 1. Direct patient to provide first-catchurine (approximately 20 to 30 mL of initial urine stream) into urine collection cup free of any preservatives. Collection of larger volumes of urine may result in specimen dilution
Endocervical andMale Urethral Swab Specimens 1 502258 Rev. 002 Aptima ® Aptima Unisex Swab Specimen Collection Kit for Endocervical and Male Urethral Swab Specimens For in vitro diagnostic use. Intended Use . The Aptima Unisex Swab Specimen Collection Kit for Female Endocervical and Male Urethral Swab Specimens is for use with Aptima assays.
The APTIMA Assay for . Chlamydia trachomatis. is a target amplification nucleic acid probe test that utilizes target capture for the . in vitro . qualitative detection of ribosomal RNA (rRNA) from ...
Male urethral swab : Use the APTIMA Unisex Swab Specimen Collection Kit (white label on Swab Specimen Transport Tube). 1. The patient should not have urinated for at least 1 hour prior to sample collection. 2. Insert the small blue shaft collection swab (NOT the larger white shaft cleaning swab) 2-4 cm into the urethra.
APTIMA Fill Area Urine Specimen Transport Tube Urine Collection Kit (comes with pipette) - Supply #20122 • Vaginal Swab Collection Kit - Supply #23960 Important Note: • The shaft of the pink collection swab MUST be broken at the score mark. All Aptima kits listed above are acceptable for Chlamydia/N. gonorrhoeae and T. vaginalis testing.
Aptima Unisex Swab Collection Kit (Blue Swab and White labeled tube with Purple print) should be used. For clinician or patient collected Vaginal specimens ONLY the Gen-Probe Aptima Vaginal Swab Collection Kit or Multi-test kit (Pink swab and Orange labeled tube) should be used. These are the only swabs that should be submitted and are accepted.
APTIMA® Urine Specimen Collection Kit for Male and Female Urine Specimens Warnings and Precautions: Use this collection kit only with the GEN-PROBE ® APTIMA® Assays. Performance has not been established with other products. Do not apply the transport medium directly to skin or mucous membranes or take internally. Kit Storage Requirements:
Gen-Probe® Aptima® swab specimen transport tube Collection Insert the blue-shafted swab, labeled “unisex collection swab for endocervical and male urethral specimens,” 2" to 4" into the rectum and rotate to sample the mucosal surfaces.
The Aptima Vaginal Swab Specimen Collection Kit is for use with Aptima assays. The Aptima Vaginal Swab Specimen Collection Kit is intended to be used for clinician and patient collection of vaginal swab specimens. Patient-collected vaginal swab specimens are an option for screening women when a pelvic exam is not otherwise indicated. The Aptima ...
Aptima ® vaginal swab device Patient collection procedure guide Collection for vaginal swab specimens Break at score line Tightly screw cap onto tube. Return tube as instructed by the care provider. www.peacehealthlabs.org 800-826-3616
Aptima ® Unisex Swab Specimen Collection Kit . Female collection procedure guide. Collection for endocervical swab specimens • Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) • Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) • Trichomonas vaginalis (TV) Swab specimen collection guide for: Use cleaning swab (white shaft swab with . red printing) to remove excess mucus
HPV Collection and Transport Kit APTIMA® Multitest Swab Transport (preferred for NuSwabSM testing) APTIMA® Unisex Swab Transport Submit the APTIMA® urine transport with yellow label for amplified detection of Ct, Ng, Tv, M hominis, Ureaplasma, and/or M …
APTIMA specimen Urine collection kit: APTIMA urine kit: # 27428 Order by each Urine with APTIMA collection kit: Patient should not have urinated for at least one hour before collection. Do not cleanse prior to collection. Collect first 20 – 30 mL of urine stream (this is …
SPECIMEN COLLECTION & TRANSPORT GUIDE. Sterile Specimen Cup. Use for: • Clostridium difficile (CDPCR) non-formed stool ONLY. • Dialysis Fluids (100 ml) (CAPD) • Hair, Nails, or Skin Scrapings or dermatophyte culture (MYD) • Sputum, bacterial, TB or fungus (SPUTM, TB, MYR) ... APTIMA™ Unisex Swab Collection Kit (purple lettering) ...
specimen collection, use only the APTIMA Urine Specimen Collection Kit for Male and Female Urine Specimens. For clinician-and patient-collected vaginal swab specimens use only the APTIMA
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Collection for vaginal swab specimens Aptima® Multitest Swab Specimen Collection Kit Clinician collection procedure guide Partially open the swab package and remove the swab. Do not touch the soft tip or lay the swab down. If the soft tip is touched, laid down, or dropped, discard and get a new Aptima Multitest Swab Specimen Collection Kit. Hold
ESwab Collection Guide 02/17 MC 0200 Test ACL Test Order Code Specimen Type Required Collection Device Chlamydia/GC by Nucleic Acid Probe (female) CGPT Cervical, Endocervical, Vaginal Aptima unisex swab specimen collection kit Trichomonas vaginalis NAA TRVAG Cervical, Endocervical, Vaginal Aptima unisex swab specimen collection kit Chlamydia/GC by Nucleic Acid Probe (male) CGPT …
Collection of Rectal and Pharyngeal Specimens for CT/GC APTIMA testing Specimens are collected using the Gen-Probe APTIMA Combo2 Unisex Swab Collection Kit (same kits as for endocervical or urethral swab collection). Kits are stored at room temperature. Rectal Swab Collection 1.
Aptima ® Instructions for Obtaining Patient-Collected Aptima Vaginal Swab Specimens ... collection procedure. Open kit package and set the tube aside before beginning instructions. WARNING: If the contents of the tube are spilled on your skin, wash the affected area with soap and water. If the contents of the tube are splashed in your eyes ...
SPECIMEN COLLECTION MANUAL TABLE OF CONTENTS Quick Reference Guide 3 How to Send a Specimen to LBM Pathology Medical Group 4 Surgical Pathology How to complete a requisition 5 ... Aptima Collection Instructions Aptima Vaginal Swab CT/GC 32 Aptima Unisex Swab (male) CT/GC 33 Aptima Unisex Swab (female) CT/GC 34 ...
See GML GC CT Specimen Collection Guide. See Microbiology Collection Appendix for collection instructions. Check expiration date on transport device before use. For specimens collected in listed collection devices/kits, follow instructions provided. For Aptima® Unisex Swab Collection Kit (preferred device), use blue-shafted swab only.
Showing search results for "aptima" 1-10 of 11. Neisseria gonorrhoeae, TMA (Alternate Target), Urogenital. Several methods are available for the detection of N. gonorrhoeae in clinical specimens.
SPECIMEN COLLECTION GUIDELINES Purpose of this document The purpose of this document is to provide general specimen collection guidelines for healthcare providers and public health staff during a respiratory disease outbreak when the pathogen is unknown. The specimens listed in this document are those that may need to be collected to
C. trachomatis infections are the leading cause of sexually transmitted diseases in the United States. C. trachomatis is known to cause cervicitis, pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), epididymitis and proctitis. It is also the most frequent cause of non-gonococcal urethritis in men. Among women, the consequences of Chlamydial infections are severe if left untreated.
Urine Collection for Chlamydia and Gonorrhoeae NAAT Testing Specimen Collection and Handling: 1. The patient should not have urinated for at least 1 hour prior to specimen collection. 2. Direct patient to provide a first-catch urine (approximately 20 to 30 mL of the initial urine stream) into a urine collection cup free of any preservatives.
Specimen Collection Tubes Light blue tubes All plastic tubes other than light blue Clot 30-60 minutes Spin 10-15 minutes Pour into Transport Vial Label with Specimen Type Patient ID Patient ID Patient ID SERUM Do not use gel tubes for toxicology or drug testing * When using a winged blood collection set for venipuncture and a coagulation ...
Collection for throat swab specimens Aptima® Multitest Swab Specimen Collection Kit Patient collection procedure guide Partially open the swab package and remove the swab. Do not touch the soft tip or lay the swab down. If the soft tip is touched, laid down, or dropped, discard and get a new Aptima Multitest Swab Specimen Collection Kit. Hold
Self-Collected Vaginal Swabs for Gonorrhea and Chlamydia . Women who do not need a pelvic exam as part of their clinic evaluation may be screened for chlamydia and gonorrhea by providing a self-collected vaginal swab. Your healthcare provider should give you instructions and make sure you understand what to do before you start. This page