Culture and Molecular Testing, Fungal

Culture and Molecular Testing, Fungal is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
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Common Use:
To identify the pathogenic fungal organisms causing infection.

Specimen:
Hair, skin, nail, pus, sterile fluids, blood, bone marrow, stool, bronchial washings, sputum, or tissue samples collected in a sterile plastic, tightly capped container.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Culture on selective media; macroscopic and microscopic examination) No presence of fungi.

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