Specimen Requirements

Title

TRICHOMONAS SCREEN

Specimen Requirement

Collect vaginal, cervical, or urethral swabs using sterile plastic cotton swabs. Place swabs in to Trichosel Broth. Do not refrigerate or freeze, keep ambient. Transport promptly.

ALTERNATE SPECIMEN: URINE/STERILE SCREW-CAPPED CONTAINER

Methodology

Stability

Reference Range

By Report

Turnaround

3 Days.

Clinical Use

Establish the presence of Trichomonas

Test Code

TRICS