MCTGC - Overview: Miscellaneous Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae by Nucleic Acid Amplification

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: MCTGC    
Miscellaneous Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae by Nucleic Acid Amplification

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in non-FDA-approved specimen types

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
MCRNAC. trach, Misc, Amplified RNAYesYes
MGRNAN. gonorr, Misc, Amplified RNAYesYes

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

 

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Transcription Mediated Amplification

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name A shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Misc C trach/N gonor Amplified RNA

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Chlamydia trachomatis RNA amplification
Neisseria gonorrhoeae RNA amplification
Gonorrhoeae
Gonorrhea