Gonorrhea Test

Gonorrhea Test

We use the most accurate gonorrhea test available, to search for the Neisseria gonorrhoeae bacteria. Our doctors use a Dual Kinetic Assay (DKA) test type. The DKA test needs a urine sample and is extremely accurate. There is no uncomfortable swabbing or undressing. Getting tested for gonorrhea at our lab.

Our FDA-approved gonorrhea test has a sensitivity rate of 99.8% and a specificity of 99.3%.

More information about gonorrhea testing:

Will I Need A Blood Or Urine Sample?

The gonorrhea test needs a urine sample.

What Will The Results Show?

The results will state either “detected” or “not detected. If your results are positive, the Neisseria gonorrhoeae bacteria was found in your urine.

Do I Need To Fast Before The Test?

No fasting and other preparation is needed to getting tested for gonorrhea. Do not urinate at least one hour prior to arriving at the testing center

Can Gonorrhea Be Cured?

Yes, it is curable and can be treated with antibiotics.

Should I Get Tested For Gonorrhea?

If you have had an unprotected sexual encounter, you are at risk for gonorrhea and chlamydia. It is highly recommended to getting tested for gonorrhea.