Specimen Collection Reminders:
Check the expiration date of the BD ProbeTecTM Qx female and male collection kit before collection. Specimen MUST be collected and tested by the expiration date on the collection tube for the specimen to be acceptable for testing.
Urine First Void (UFV) specimen MUST be processed within 7 days of collection. It must reach the laboratory registration area by no later than the 6th day (except Friday) to be tested within the 7 day allowance. Specimens received on Friday will not be tested until Monday (Tuesday, if Monday is a holiday.)