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Culture, GC (Neisseria gonorrhea)

Mnemonic:    [C GC]
Name:    Culture, GC (Neisseria gonorrhea)
Specimen:     Any site or fluid submitted in bacterial transport medium. Source must be specified.
Reference Range:    No Growth
  Method:    Bacteriologic Culture
Note:    Deliver culturettes immediately.Reported at 2 days.

Amplified DNA testing is recommended for detection of Neisseria gonorrhea from endocervical, urethral or urine samples.

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