Chlamydia trachomatis/Neisseria gonorrhoeae Assay
White tube: Endocervical swab or male urethral swab
Orange tube: Vaginal swab
Yellow: Unisex urine sample
Please note: Extra-genital swabs such as throat and rectum are not validated for this assay. If orange swabs are sent they will be tested but the technology is not validated for these sites. An additional blue topped swab for N.gonorrhoeae culture & susceptibility testing is recommended prior to treatment.
Please follow the manufacturer’s specimen collection instructions as the specimen collection technique can affect the performance of the assay.
Last updated: 07/08/2015