Imperial Collage Healthcare

Female genital swabs


Lab Code : GENCUL or VAGCUL


Sample Required
• Cervical and endocervical swabs • High vaginal swabs (HVS) (VAGCUL) • Low vaginal swabs (LVS) (VAGCUL) • Labial or vulval (9VULCS)


Sample Container
• Amies transport medium containing charcoal for cervical and endocervical swabs • Amies transport medium for all other sites


ransport/Storage
Transport to the laboratory on the day of collection or store overnight at room temperature


Turnaround Time
3 days


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