Mycoplasma genitalium

Lab Test name Contact Comments
AZ Damiaan Oostende Mycoplasma genitalium Ben Vanmassenhove/ Anne-Sophie Hervent
SAMPLE TYPE:
- M4RT transportmedium with swab
- Eswab
- Urine first voided
- Liquid cytology (ThinPrep)


FREQUENCY: at least every week
TEST TYPE: Real-Time In-house test
Accredited:
GZA St-Augustinus Mycoplasma genitalium Philippe Van Lint
performed on swabs (eSwab, COPAN) and urine

in-house, qualitative real-time PCR

frequency: 3x/week
Accredited:
AZ St-Jan Brugge - Laboratoriumgeneeskunde Mycoplasma genitalium Dr. M. Reynders / P. Descheemaeker
SAMPLE: Wissers (urogenitaal, anorectaal) of first-voided urine (minstens 15mL!)
FREQUENCY: daily
TEST: TaqMan Array Card in house real time PCR
Detection of macrolide resistance
Version date: 17/11/2017
Accredited:
Imelda-Bonheiden Mycoplasma genitalium Dr. Frans, Isabel Micalessi
Sample Type: 
- eSwab
- Urine
- Semen
Frequency: 1x/week
Test type: Mycoplasma genitalium & Trichomonas vaginalis Real-time PCR (Rotorgene, Diagenode)