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Candida Six-Specific Profile, NAA

Order Name Candida 6 Sp Pro
Test Number: 5195302
Revision Date 09/12/2023
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
Candida Six-Specific Profile, NAA
Nucleic acid amplification (NAA)  
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 1 Swab APTIMA Multitest Swab -or- Unisex Swab Kit Room Temperature
Instructions Container: Aptima® Multitest Swab Specimen Collection Kit or Aptima® Unisex Swab Specimen Collection Kit
Collection: Vaginal swab: Collect vaginal fluid sample using the Aptima® swab by contacting the swab to the lower third of the vaginal wall and rotating the swab for 10 to 30 seconds to absorb fluid. Immediately place the swab into the transport tube and carefully break the swab shaft against the side of the tube. Tightly screw on the cap.
Causes for Rejection: Specimen with incorrect patient identification; unlabeled specimen; inappropriate specimen transport conditions, including specimens received frozen; specimens received after prolonged delay (usually >72 hours); specimen leaked in transit; specimen in expired transport or incorrect transport device; specimens with inappropriate source for test requested; specimen with fixative or additives; Aptima® urine transport; Aptima® swab transport >30 days from collection; Aptima® swab specimen without a swab; cleaning swab (white-shaft swab) in Aptima® swab transport; any non-Aptima® swab submitted in Aptima® transport device; transport device with multiple swabs; bloody or grossly mucoid specimens; bacterial swabs; specimen in ProbeTec™ UPT transport; ProbeTec™ Q-swabs
Storage Instructions: Maintain specimen at room temperature or refrigerate (2°C to 30°C).
Stability Requirements: Room temperature 30 days, Refrigerated 30 days, Frozen Not acceptable.
Expected TAT 3-4 days  
Performing Labcorp Test Code 180010 
Result Code Result Name LOINC
5195303 Candida albicans 69562-7
6987011 Candida Glab Sw 69563-5
5195304 C parap/trop Sw 62460-1
5195305 Candida lusitan 72390-8
5195306 Candida krusei 72389-0
CPT Code(s) 87801
Lab Section Reference Lab