Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) NAATCombined CT/ Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC) NAAT
|Category||Microbiology >> Microbiology|
|Sample & container required||• First-catch urine• Genital swabs (urethral, cervical, vulvo-vaginal and rectal) • Extra-genital swabs (throat or conjunctival)|
BD ProbTec™ sample collection kit (male/female)
|Transport storage||Transport to the laboratory on the day of collection or store overnight at room temperature|
|Turnaround time||5 days|
The laboratory is not UKAS accredited for the confirmatory Chlamydia trachomatis test by PCR due to a change in platform.
Please see the accreditation page on this website for further information.