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 Recent changes for Gonorrhoea Culture - non genital

Recent changes for Gonorrhoea Culture - non genital
DateFieldChanged FromChanged To
15th April 2021
Alternative names

Neisseria gonorrhoeae culture

Neisseria gonorrhoeae culture, STI / STD culture

15th April 2021
Request Group

THR C, EYE C

GSC

MBS rebatable

No

No

Collection & Request Instructions

Throat or eye swabs are taken if clinically indicated. Indicate gonorrhoea culture is required on the request slip.

 

Rectal, anal, throat, or eye swabs are taken if clinically indicated. Clinical notes MUST Indicate gonorrhoea culture is required on the request slip.

 

Gonorrhoea Culture - non genital

Alternative Names:Neisseria gonorrhoeae culture
STI / STD culture
Laboratory:Microbiology
Test Code:GSC
Medicare rebatable:No
Registration Instructions:

Rectal, anal, throat and eye swabs

Specimen Types:Swab
Container Types:
Gel SwabGel Swab
Collection & Request Instructions:

Rectal, anal, throat, or eye swabs are taken if clinically indicated. Clinical notes MUST Indicate gonorrhoea culture is required on the request slip.

 

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Assay Frequency:Daily