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Name of Test
Chlamydia trachomatis Culture
Alternate Names
008565 LC, Chlamydia culture
SoftLab Order Code
CTC
Epic Order Name
CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS CULTURE REF LAB LC 008565
Epic Order ID
LAB244
Laboratory
RefLab
Additional Test Information
”UTM”

Alternately, a red cap UTM swab may be submitted but is not preferred.

Sample Type
Obtain swab specimens containing epithelial cells of conjunctiva, cervix, posterior nasopharynx, throat, rectum, or urethra.
Collection Container
Universal Transport Media (UTM Swab)
Collecting Volume
One swab
Storage or Stability
Refrigerated
Causes For Rejection
Incorrect swab type
Instructions
Please indicate specimen source.
 
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