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Culture, Bacterial, Anal/Genital, Ear, Eye, Skin, and Wound

Culture, Bacterial, Anal/Genital, Ear, Eye, Skin, and Wound is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
N/A

Common Use:
To identify pathogenic bacterial organisms as an indicator for appropriate therapeutic interventions for multiple sites of infection.

Specimen:
Sterile fluid or swab from affected area placed in transport media tube provided by laboratory.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Culture aerobic and/or anaerobic on selected media; cell culture followed by use of direct immunofluorescence, nucleic acid amplification, polymerase chain reaction [PCR], and DNA probe assays [e.g., Gen-Probe] are available for identification of Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Streptococcus agalactiae (group B streptococcus), and Chlamydia trachomatis.) Culture, negative: No growth of pathogens. Culture-enhanced PCR or other DNA assays, negative: None detected.

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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Culture, Bacterial, Anal/Genital, Ear, Eye, Skin, and Wound." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425199/all/Culture__Bacterial__Anal_Genital__Ear__Eye__Skin__and_Wound.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Culture, Bacterial, Anal/Genital, Ear, Eye, Skin, and Wound. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425199/all/Culture__Bacterial__Anal_Genital__Ear__Eye__Skin__and_Wound. Accessed April 24, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Culture, Bacterial, Anal/Genital, Ear, Eye, Skin, and Wound. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425199/all/Culture__Bacterial__Anal_Genital__Ear__Eye__Skin__and_Wound
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Culture, Bacterial, Anal/Genital, Ear, Eye, Skin, and Wound [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 24]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425199/all/Culture__Bacterial__Anal_Genital__Ear__Eye__Skin__and_Wound.
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