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The QuickVue Dipstick Strep A Test detects Group A Streptococcal antigen directly from patient throat swab specimens, or confirmation of presumptive Group A Streptococcal colonies recovered from culture and is used as an aid in the diagnosis of Group A Streptococcal infection.

Features & Benefits

FeatureBenefit
Dipstick

Easy to use

Results in 5 minutes

Test and treat in the same office visit

Two reagents

Fewer steps, easy to perform, requires minimal training

Two-color result

Easy to read and interpret

Pictorial Procedure Card

Clear and simple illustrations to guide the rapid strep A test procedure

All components included in kit

Ready to use, no need for additional equipment

Internal controls included

Provides verification of test strip functional integrity, increasing confidence in results

External controls included

Facilitates internal laboratory quality control

Room temperature storage

No refrigerator space needed. No need to wait for reagents to warm up. Rapid strep A tests can be run immediately as needed

Product Specifications

Product Spec NameProduct Spec Data
Sample type

Throat swab

Time to results

5 minutes

Kit storage conditions

Room temperature (15°C to 30°C/59°F to 86°F)

Internal controls

Positive and negative

External controls

Positive and negative

Sensitivity*

92%

Specificity*

98%

Overall accuracy*

95%

Shelf life

24 months from date of manufacture

CLIA complexity

Waived

*Refer to Package Insert for additional performance claims.

Ordering Information

Catalog NumberDescriptionKit Size / Case Size
20108 US

Test Kit

50/12
20108IN XUS

Test Kit

25/12
20125 XUS

Test Kit

25/12
00354

Strep A Liquid Control Set

20227

Strep A Swabs (50 swabs)