||Streptococcus Group A, Rapid
||Dual sterile swab supplied in the test kit is recommended. Swab the posterior pharynx, tonsils, and other inflamed areas. Avoid touching the tongue, cheeks and teeth with the swab.
||Testing should ideally be performed immediately after the specimens have been collected. Swab specimens may be stored in a clean, dry plastic tube for up to 8 hours at room temperature.