SPECIMEN COLLECTION & SHIPPING
Collection Kit for UroVysion FISH Contains:
1) Collection Cup with Spout (180ml)
2) Blue Capped Container (120ml) with 30ml of PreservCyt® Solution
A) Using the collection cup (1), collect the first days urine mid stream into the collection cup.
B) Pour 70ml of urine into blue-capped cytology jar (2) with PreservCyt® Solution. Insure that the lid is secure to prevent leakage. (For Combined Urine Cytology and UroVysion FISH testing, there must be a minimum of 100mls of total volume).
C) Place the blue capped cytology container (2) into the foam insert in the appropriate location.
D) Keep the specimen refrigerated prior to shipping. Ship specimen with ice pack placed on top of shipping container. Specimen should not exceed 45°and needs to be processed within 48 hours.
E) Ship specimen using your lab internal procedures.