STD Urinary Tract Infection Panel
- (QUEST DIAGNOSTICS)Description:
A urinary tract infection (UTI) is a bacterial infection in the urinary tract. The urinary tract includes the kidneys, ureters, prostate gland, bladder, and urethra. Any or all of these parts of the urinary tract can become infected. If left untreated, UTI can cause permanent damage to the bladder and kidneys.
Significant deviations from the normal range may require further evaluation by your physician.Includes: Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Test:
Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Urinalysis Complete Profile:
Color; appearance; specific gravity; pH; protein; glucose; occult blood; ketones; leukocyte esterase; nitrite; bilirubin; urobilinogen; microscopic examination of urine sediment.
Patient should not have urinated for at least 1 hour prior to specimen collection. Collect the specimen in a sterile, preservative-free collection cup. The patient should collect the first 20-60 mL of voided urine (the first part of the stream-not midstream) into a urine collection cup.Categories: Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD's)