Pacific Rim Pathology

Mycoplasma Genitalium

Mycoplasma Genitalium (MGen) is a sexually transmitted bacterium that exists on the skin cells of the urinary and genital tracts in humans. This bacteria specifically causes inflammation in sensitive areas for both men and women, specifically urethritis in both men and women and cervicitis and pelvic inflammation in women. 

Testing at Pacific Rim Pathology

At Pacific Rim Pathology, we utilize Hologic’s ThinPrep Pap Test to collect specimens from patients . 

To ensure that we can continue to provide excellent patient care, please refer to our Aptima Vaginal Swap Collection Guide below on how to collect optimal samples from your patients.