Specifications

Catalog Number(s) BVB25 (25 Tests)BVB10 (10 Tests)
 CPT  87905QW*
 CLIA  Waived
 Accessories  S751 (BVBLUE Control Kit)
 Time to Result  10 minutes
 Hands on Time  Less than 1 minute
 Specimen Type  Vaginal fluid sample on a cotton swab
 Storage  12 months at room temperature**
 Internal Procedural Controls  Yes
 External Controls  Yes; Catalog number: S751 (BVBLUE Control Kit)
 Sensitivity  92.8% compared to Gram Stain (Nugent)
 Specificity  98.0% compared to Gram Stain (Nugent)
 Overall Accuracy  96.4% compared to Gram Stain (Nugent)
 Positive Predictive Value  95.5% compared to Gram Stain (Nugent)
 Negative Predictive Value  96.7% compared to Gram Stain (Nugent)

Reference the product Package Insert for additional performance claims.

*QW modifier is added to report use of CLIA-waived test system for Medicare / Medicaid claims only.

**From the date of manufacture.