Published on January 28, 2020

Vaginitis Screen (Bacterial Vaginosis and Yeast)

Lawson #050439

Specimen Type: Lawson# 050439

Test ID
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s) 87205
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Microbiology; 984-974-1805
Tube Station 82
Females ONLY:  Vaginal Swab (Lawson #050439)
Availability 7 days a week/24 hours a day
Turnaround Time 1 hour
Reference Range Normal:

Negative - Bacterial Vaginosis

No Budding Yeast - Yeast Screen

Comments Patients <12 yr old require phone call to laboratory. Bacterial vaginosis is determined using the Nuget scale. Yeast screen
is qualitative, not quantitative. All testing performed via Gram stain.

Reviewed by jcarr on December 07, 2021

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