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UTI Complete™ Panel

Acinetobacter baumannii, Actinobaculum schaalii, Aerococcus urinae, Alloscardovia Omnicolens, Candida albicans, Candida auris, Candida glabrata, Candida parapsilosis, Citrobacter freundii, Citrobacter koseri, Coagulase Negative Staph, Corynebacterium riegelii, Enterobacter aerogenes, Enterobacter cloacae, Enterococcus faecalis, Enterococcus faecium, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella oxytoca, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Morganella morganii, Mycoplasma hominis, Pantoea agglomerans, Proteus mirabilis, Proteus vulgaris, Providencia stuartii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Serratia marcescens, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus agalactiae, Ureaplasma urealyticum, Viridans Group Strep

Molecular Pathology

Test Code

MUP0001

CPT Code

87481, 87640, 87653, 87798(x6)

Transport Temperature and Stability

Fresh urine is stable for 3 days room temperature. Can be transported room temperature, however ice pack is recommended if any transport delays or high temperatures are expected.

Rejection Criteria

Insufficient fluid levels, specimen past stability.

Transport Container / Specimen

Clean catch urine only in a sterile container (no preservatives). 3-5 ml required.

Turn Around Time

24 - 48 hours

Collection

Female

  1. Open specimen container; do not touch the inside of the cup or the cover.
  2. Open towelette.Separate the folds of the urinary opening with fingers and clean inside using one towelette, moving from the front to the back.
  3. Clean one side and discard towelette.
  4. New towelette: Clean middle and discard towelette.
  5. New towelette: Clean other side and discard towelette.
  6. Continue to hold the folds open and begin urinating into the toilet.
  7. Bring the specimen container into the stream and collect a clean, mid-stream specimen.
  8. Finish urination into the toilet.
  9. Secure the cover.

Male

  1. Open specimen container; do not touch the inside of the cup or the cover.
  2. Open towelette.Retract foreskin (if present) and use the towelette to clean the entire head of the penis.
  3. Begin urinating into the toilet and bring the container into the stream to collect a clean, mid-stream specimen.
  4. Finish urination into the toilet.
  5. Secure the cover.

Test Setup

Monday - Friday (days)

Methodology

Qualitative by RT-PCR

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