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Sputum culture

sputum culture

The incubation of expectorated material for the purpose of identifying a bacterial contaminant. Sputum cultures can assist the physician in appropriate antibiotic choice for the treatment of pneumonia or bronchitis.


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The Fiber Disease

... and can barely see on a hunting expedition? a simple lab test of hair, sputum, eye and nose culture would tell what they did, as well as blood and urine tests, no body needs to be cut ...

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by msc
Sat Nov 25, 2006 3:45 am
 
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The Fiber Disease

... a compatible clinical illness and detection of aspergillus by stain or culture from a normally sterile site, or proven with histopathology; it was ... with typical clinical and x-ray findings combined with two positive sputum cultures or a positive stain or culture from a BAL. Of the 174 participants, ...

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by London
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The Fiber Disease

... Fellow American, The latest and most bitterly contested battle in the culture war is the controversy over Darwin and Intelligent Design. And yet ... It has already been said that rpoS mRNA is being found in the sputum of CF patients and in humans. Don't believe me? Why is a Master Regulator ...

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by Skytroll
Wed Sep 06, 2006 3:45 am
 
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The Fiber Disease

... on chest radiograph. Gram-positive bacilli can grow on blood culture, usually 2--3 days after onset of illness. Cutaneous anthrax follows ... features of pneumonic plague include fever, cough with muco-purulent sputum (gram-negative rods may be seen on gram stain), hemoptysis, and chest ...

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by RANDY
Wed Aug 16, 2006 5:01 am
 
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