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Test and sample information

This is a searchable database of information about tests offered by Pathology at the Royal Derby Hospital. 

If there are any comments on specific test content please contact john.monaghan@nhs.net .

For further patient information on pathology tests please visit: www.labtestsonline.org.uk

Test
Chlamydia (rectal)
Sample
Swab
Sample container
Cobas PCR media (yellow top)
Special requirements for specimen collection
Specific Chlamydia transport medium available from microbiology. Test not validated for this type of specimen.
Discipline
Microbiology
Turn around time
3 days.
Last modified: 02/08/2017