Liquid Based Cytology (LBC), Endocervical Swab, Vaginal Swab, Male Urethral Swab, Urine
Other rare specimen types, including: throat, rectal, eye, skin or other non-FDA approved specimen type, may be submitted for testing. Specimen must be submitted in the BD Swab collection container using the pink or blue swab provided in the collection kit.
All specimen types not FDA approved will be reported with the following disclaimer: Validation studies have NOT been performed for chlamydia or gonorrheae testing on (specimen type here) specimens with the BD Viper XTR System and performance characteristics of the test for this specimen type are therefore unknown. Interpret results with caution.