Chlamydia trachomatis/ Neisseria gonorrhoeae test

 

Samples Test Pathogens covered Comment

Endocervical swabs in specific medium

Male urine in white-topped Universal container.

SDA

Chlamydia trachomatis

Neisseria gonorrhoeae

Refer positive patients to GUM clinic for culture and treatment.

Turnaround time

see virology and microbiological serology turnaround times

Enquiries

Microbiology (Virology and Serology), ext.4627 after 11.15 am.