Specimen Type: Culture
Container: BD Universal Transport Medium (UTM)
Held 5 days before reporting unless Ureaplasma and Mycoplasma are positive.
Vaginal, cervical, endocervical, urine, semen specimens and sterile body fluids in BD Universal Transport Media (UTM). Specimens older than 48hrs must be tested by Molecular method (Test code #5414).
To detect and isolate Mycoplasm/Ureaplasma organisms.