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

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 situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

This test is used for specimens that are not FDA approved for this assay. Acceptable non-FDA-approved specimen types are ocular, oral, anal or rectal swabs, and peritoneal fluid.

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/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