Vaginal, urethral, urethral discharge, or penile discharge specimens. For YourSwab™ (BD ESwab) collection: Transfer collected specimen into the vial, making sure that the sample is in contact with the transport media.
See Appendix, Vaginal Specimen Collection.
To screen for or diagnose an infection with Neisseria gonorrhea, which causes the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea.
87081. Additional CPT codes may be charged for bacterial identification and susceptibility testing as warranted.