|Test Name:||Trichomonas Culture|
|EPIC Search Term:||LABMISC|
|Preferred Container:||1 x 20 ml Sterile Container|
|Alternate Container:||1 x See Collection Instructions|
|Draw Volume:||20 ml|
|Collection Instructions:||Urogenital/vaginal discharge, prostatic secretions are also acceptable.|
For urogential/vaginal discharge, or prostatic secretions, Collect one swab and place in a sterile container.
Samples MUST be received by TCH pathology by 1300, Monday - Friday to ensure same day shipping. Do NOT collect on weekends and/or holidays.
|Collection Cut-Off Time:||1300, Monday - Friday|
|Special Collection Instructions:||Prior to collection, Trichomonas Inpouch collection medium should be obtained from Referred Testing. These are stored in the Kanban referred testing area.|
|Testing Frequency:||Mon - Fri|
|Expected Turn Around Time:||10 days|
|Test Performed By:||Quest Diagnostics, Inc. - Houston, 713-877-6000|
5850 Rogerdale Road
Houston, TX 77072
|Lab Section:||Referred Testing|