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Can a STD test still work if the urine sample is a few days old? Chlamdyia??

Here are some ... Good question! But, in daily medical practice, the best result of test comes from testing the timely collected fresh specimen, especially the urine which is known to change its odor & cloudiness from oxidation and many sequential chemical change after exposing to the air. So, give a fresh urine as advised. Yet, I don't believe there has been a scientific study to specifically address your question. Read more...

I urinated 30 minutes before giving a urine sample for STD testing. Does this reduce effectivness of amp test?

Possible... How long should one wait to collect urine for testing STD? There is no firm set rule, but it is sensible to wait for 2-4 hairs at least so to let the std-related germs produce enough amount of their metabolic residual for testing; of course, make sure to collect the first (dirty) part of urine, not the midstream. That is why the first part of morning urine is the best specimen for testing STD. Read more...

I have had this vaginal burning for months now. I got a urine test, STD test and a culture test everything negative what could this be?

IC. Interstitial cystitis can cause these symptoms. It can be difficult to treat, also called painful bladder syndrome — it is a chronic condition in which you experience bladder pressure, bladder pain and sometimes pelvic pain, ranging from mild discomfort to severe pain. See your doctor, part of treatment is avoidance of certain acidic foods in your diet. Read more...