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  • AmniSure ROM Test

AmniSure ROM Test

Specimen Type

See Specimen Comments

Test ID   LAB5134
CPT Code(s)   84112
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   STAT 888 only
Specimen Routine: Vaginal Swab: see important Comments
Room temperature: 30 minutes
Refrigerator: 6 hours
Availability Routine: 24 hours/7 days
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr
Reference Range Normal: Negative = Suggests membranes are not ruptured;
Positive =  Suggestive rupture of membranes is likely.
Comments Use AmniSure collection kit and instructions obtained from the Core Laboratory only. Call (984)974-2361 (Core Chemistry) for collection kit.  Send to laboratory (STAT tube station 888) immediately after collection.
Specimen Collection Patient should be lying down.  Place Swab from collection kit in vagina for 1 minute to allow full saturation.  Transfer swab to solvent vial and rotate for one full minute to extract specimen. Remove swab from vial and discard.  Send labeled vial to laboratory immediately after collection (STAT tube station 888).

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on December 11, 2017

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514