Trichomonas vaginalis

Lab Test name Contact Comments
AZ Damiaan Oostende Trichomonas vaginalis 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:
OLVZ Aalst Trichomonas vaginalis Anne Vankeerberghen
Sample type:
Genital swab
Urethal swab

Frequency: Daily (except weekend)
Test type: In house real time PCR
Version date: 29/09/2017
GZA St-Augustinus Trichomonas vaginalis 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 Trichomonas vaginalis Dr. M. Reynders / P. Descheemaeker
SAMPLE: Swabs (urogenital, anorectal) or first-voided urine (min. 15mL!)
FREQUENCY: daily
TEST: TaqMan Array Card in house real time PCR
Version date: 17/11/2017
Accredited:
Imelda-Bonheiden Trichomonas vaginalis Dr. Frans, Isabel Micalessi
Sample Type:
- eSwab
- Urine
- Semen
Frequency: 1x/week
Test type: Mycoplasma genitalium & Trichomonas vaginalis Real-time PCR (Rotorgene, Diagenode)
Jessa Hospital Trichomonas vaginalis dr. Cartuyvels, Raymaekers Marijke
SAMPLE TYPE:
-urine first voided
-endocervical and urethral e-swab (liquid amies and UTM)
FREQUENCY: 2x/week
TEST TYPE: m2000 (Abbott)
Version date: 06/11/2017