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ThinPrep Pap

Order Code CH483
Turnaround Time 7-10 days
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Source
Gynecological sample
Transport Container
(Specimen Container)

ThinPrep vial

Collection Instructions
(Transport Temperature)
Transport at Room Temperature
Specimen Stability
Temperature Period
Room temperature 30 days
Frozen Unacceptable
Reject Criteria

ThinPrep vials received refrigerated or frozen
Cervical swabs in Digene® HC cervical sampler
Digene® vials

Special Instructions

Use the cervix brush to obtain cells from the upper third of the lateral vaginal wall. Then, rotate the brush in the PreservCyt® solution 10 times while pushing against the wall of the vial. Swirl the brush vigorously to release additional material

Test Details