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High vaginal swab (post-operative, recent post-partum or other intervention)

About This Test

Department: Microbiology, Virology and Molecular Microbiology


High vaginal swab in Amies charcoal medium


Turnaround Time: 2-5 days

Culture for common pathogens

Other Comments:

Collection container: Amies swab with charcoal

Special instructions - Relevant clinical data and details of recent or current antimicrobial treatment must be provided:

Specimen transport: If processing is delayed, refrigeration is preferable to storage at ambient temperature