Microbiology: Culture for Mycoplasma, Ureaplasma and Trichomonas vaginalis

Monday, 23 May 2022

Culture for Mycoplasma, Ureaplasma and Trichomonas vaginalis has been replaced by more sensitive and specific targeted PCR testing.

Culture is no longer available. Testing for one/all will be by PCR.

When requesting swabs for culture, please provide the sample site details on both the request form and swab label.