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Store specimens at room temperature (15 to 30°C) until transported. DO NOT freeze.
Based on comparison to two different assays, the CV assay has a specificity of 95 – 99%, and a sensitivity of approximately 94 – 95%.
Treatment and testing information:
BV CDC information: https://www.cdc.gov/std/tg2015/bv.htm
CV CDC: information: https://www.cdc.gov/std/tg2015/candidiasis.htm