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
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.