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A 28-year-old male asked:

Will not peeing for 4 hours be long enough before doing first void urine test for mycoplasma genitalium and trichinosis?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
Generally an : OVERNIGHT (ie CONCENTRATED !) specimen is required. This is usually 6-8 hours...but the idea is CONCENTRATED urine thus NOTHING BY MOUTH. Hope this is helpful Dr Z

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Last updated Jun 26, 2019

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