Mycoplasma genitalium detection


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Samples required

Genital swabs in viral transport medium (NOT in charcoal),

Urine in white-topped Universal container.

Test indications


Test information

  • PCR for
    • Mycoplasma genitalium
    • Chlamydia trachomatis
    • Neisseria gonorrhoea

For suspected HSV / syphilis infections please refer to genital ulcer (diagnostic virology).

Reference range


Turnaround time

See virology and microbiological serology turnaround times.


Microbiology (Virology and Serology), ext. 64627