http://www.aetna.com/cpb/medical/data/600_699/0643.html

Direct DNA probe assays (e.g., Affirm VIP III) for trichomonas, Candida and ... with nucleic acid amplification, direct probe, or antigen detection tests for women with ..... 87481, Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (DNA or RNA); Candida ...

https://ww5.allinahealth.org/ahs/allinalabs.nsf/page/VagTGCInfo.pdf/$FILE/VagTGCInfo.pdf

The Affirm™ VPIII Microbial Identification Test is a DNA probe test. ... acid of Candida species, Gardnerella vaginalis and Trichomonas vaginalis during ...

https://www.bluecrossma.com/common/en_US/medical_policies/555%20Identification%20of%20Microorganisms%20Using%20Nucleic%20Acid%20Probe%20prn.pdf

Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (DNA or RNA); Candida species, ..... demonstration of DNA using a direct probe or amplification technique. ..... CPT code 87481 is only medically necessary for severe, treatment resistant Candida.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2745984/

Compared to a DNA probe standard, clinical diagnosis is 81-85% sensitive and 70- 99% specific for bacterial vaginosis, candida vaginitis, and trichomoniasis.

https://www.dlslab.com/wp-content/uploads/bulletins/vaginitis_panel_dna_direct_probe.pdf

Vaginitis Panel by DNA Direct Probe. Molecular testing using a DNA probe for the detection of. Candida species, Gardnerella vaginalis, and Trichomonas ...

https://www.labcorp.com/test-menu/20711/bacterial-vaginosis-and-icandida-i-naa-nuswab%C2%AE

Used to detect the presence of Candida albicans and Candida glabrata DNA in vaginal samples as an ... Nucleic acid amplification (NAA) ... Vaginal swab: Collect vaginal fluid sample using the Gen-Probe® Aptima® swab by contacting the ...

https://www.labcorp.com/test-menu/36431/vaginitis-vg-with-icandida-i-six-species-nuswab%C2%AE

Bacterial vaginosis (Atopobium vaginae, BVAB 2; Megasphaera 1); Candida albicans; Candida ... Candida tropicalis, Candida parapsilosis, Candida lusitaniae, and Candida krusei DNA in ... Nucleic acid amplification (NAA) ... Vaginal swab: Collect vaginal fluid sample using the Gen-Probe® Aptima® swab by contacting ...

https://ambetter.azcompletehealth.com/content/dam/centene/policies/clinical-policies/CP.MP.97.pdf

C. Direct DNA probe tests to detect the presence of Candida, Gardnerella vaginalis and ... D. DNA amplification probe testing for trichomonas vaginalis. II. ..... 87481. Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (DNA or RNA); Candida species,.

https://www.bcbsks.com/CustomerService/Providers/MedicalPolicies/policies/policies/Identification_MicroorganismsUsingNucleicAcidTesting_2017-10-01.pdf

Oct 1, 2017 ... Signal amplification methods include branched DNA probes (bDNA) and hybrid ... Candida species are a common cause of vaginitis.

https://www.uhcprovider.com/content/dam/provider/docs/public/policies/medadv-guidelines/m/molecular-diagnostic-infectious-disease-testing.pdf

Mar 13, 2019 ... Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (DNA or RNA); Candida species, direct probe. 87481. Infectious agent detection by nucleic ... Chylmd pneum DNA amp probe (short description). 87490. Infectious agent detection by ...