Table 1

Culture results compared with AC2 test in men and women

Number of casesOriginal AC2 sample typeCulture results
PharynxRectumCervixUrethra
Women*1Urine
3Urine+
1Urine++
1Urine+n/t
1Urine+++
3Urinen/t
3Urinen/t++
1Urinen/t+n/t
1Urine+++
2Urine+n/t++
2Urine+n/t+n/t
12Urinen/tn/t
1Urinen/tn/t+
6Urinen/tn/tn/t
1Urinen/tn/t+
8Urinen/tn/t++
10Urinen/tn/t+n/t
1Urinen/tn/tn/t
1Urinen/tn/tn/t+
1Cervixn/t+++
1Unknownn/tn/t+
1Unknownn/t++
1Unknownn/tn/tn/t
1Unknownn/tn/t++
Men1UrineN/A+
1Urinen/tN/A+
1Urine+n/tN/A+
10Urinen/tn/tN/A+
1Unknownn/tN/A+
  • * Fourteen cases refused further tests (13 were originally tested using urine and one case was unknown).

  • Five cases refused further tests (all originally tested using urine samples).

  • −, negative result; +, positive result; n/t, site not tested; N/A, not applicable.