|Alternate:||Trichomonas by EIA|
|Includes:||Qualitative detection of Trichomonas vaginalis (“Trichomonas”) antigens from vaginal swabs or from the saline solution prepared when making wet mounts from vaginal swabs.|
|Available:||Daily, 24 hours|
|Volume:||Culturette swab or a swab in 1 mL Saline|
|Container:||Clean tube containing 1 mL saline. Leave swab in the tube.|
|Temperature:||Room temperature, Deliver to laboratory immediately|
|Rejection:||Swabs with cotton tips or wooden shafts are not recommended|
|Normal:||Negative for Trichomonas|
|Uses:||Aids in the diagnosis of Trichomonas infection|
|Limitations:||A negative test does not necessarily rule out infection.|
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