Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions currently in effect.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

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Name of Test
Bacterial Vaginosis BV and Candida NAA NuSwab Ref Lab
Alternate Names
180043 LC
SoftLab Order Code
NSBVC
Epic Order Name
BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS BV AND CANDIDA NAA NUSWAB, REF LAB LC 180043
Epic Order ID
LAB3343
Laboratory
RefLab
Additional Test Information
”Orange

”purpleNuSwab”

Sample Type
Other
Collection Container
Aptima Swab - Orange or Purple
Collecting Volume
One swab
Storage or Stability
Ambient
Causes For Rejection
specimens received after prolonged delay (usually >72 hours); specimen leaked in transit; specimen in expired transport or incorrect transport device; specimens with inappropriate source for test requested; specimen with fixative or additives; APTIMA(R)
Patient Preparation
If using the collection kit with two swabs, the white swab is for cleaning and should be discarded. Do not submit the white swab for testing.
 
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