Transcription mediated amplification (TMA)
3.0 mL ThinPrep® PAP solution or SurePath™ Test Pack solution
1.0 mL liquid cytology media (ThinPrep or SurePath)
One cervical or urethral swab collected with APTIMA Unisex Swab Specimen Collection (WHITE) Kit
20-30 mL (first catch) urine collected into a preservative-free urine collection cup or 2.0 mL urine transferred to APTIMA urine specimen transport (YELLOW) tube
Transport and store all specimens at 2-30°C.
Insufficient specimen volume
No swab in transport tube
Urine specimens >24 hours old unless transferred to APTIMA urine transport (YELLOW) tube
Intended for use as a screening test for evidence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection.
APTIMA Combo 2 is a trademark of. Gen-Probe, Inc.
ThinPrep is a registered trademark of Cytyc Corportation.
SurePath is a trademark of Becton, Dickinson and Company.