Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: June 1, 2020 @ 9:13 am

4022

Neisseria Gonorrhea Culture

Specimen:Collect:
  • Genital Swab in Culturette-Aerobic

Also Acceptable:
  • Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic
  • Conjuctival Swab in Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic
  • Endocervical Swab in Conjuctival Swab in Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic
  • Ocular Fluid in Endocervical Swab in Conjuctival Swab in Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic
  • Other in Ocular Fluid in Endocervical Swab in Conjuctival Swab in Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic
  • Rectal Swab in Other in Ocular Fluid in Endocervical Swab in Conjuctival Swab in Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic
  • Throat Swab in Rectal Swab in Other in Ocular Fluid in Endocervical Swab in Conjuctival Swab in Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic
  • Urogenital Swab in Throat Swab in Rectal Swab in Other in Ocular Fluid in Endocervical Swab in Conjuctival Swab in Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic
  • Vaginal Secretions in Urogenital Swab in Throat Swab in Rectal Swab in Other in Ocular Fluid in Endocervical Swab in Conjuctival Swab in Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic
Submit:
  • Genital Swab in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.

Also Acceptable:
  • Ocular Fluid in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
  • Throat Swab in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
  • Conjuctival Swab in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
  • Vaginal Secretions in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
  • Endocervical Swab in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
  • Cervical/Vaginal Smear in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
  • Urogenital Swab in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
  • Rectal Swab in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
  • Other in Culturette-Aerobic. Submit Ambient.
Special Handling:
  • State Source
  • Additional sources: Prostatic Fluid.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Dry Swab
Stability:Ambient: 2 Day(s); Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable; Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Culture
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:2-3 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 87070
  • 87205
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 4000 - GRAM STAIN
  • 4006 - CULTURE, AEROBIC
  • 4910 - REVIEW INDICATED
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Disclaimer:
It is preferable to locate tests on the website and not rely on printed test information, which may soon be out of date.
Updated test information can only be guaranteed by using this website.