stool test

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Noun1.stool test - a test performed at home in which you collect specimens of your stool that are tested for traces of bloodstool test - a test performed at home in which you collect specimens of your stool that are tested for traces of blood; used to detect colorectal cancers
diagnostic assay, diagnostic test - an assay conducted for diagnostic purposes
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They defined MDROs as infections of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), gram-negative bacteria resistant to more than three antimicrobial classes, vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus (VRE), or diarrhea with a positive stool culture for Clostridium difficile.
MRSA enterocolitis might be an underrecognized cause of AAC because stool culture in patients hospitalized for >72 hours has been discouraged (9).
Similarly, pathogen detection could also be increasing as clinical laboratories adopt DNA-based syndromic panels, which include pathogens not often included in routine stool culture (4,5).
7 In a recent study carried out in Bangladesh, twenty four Salmonella Typhi isolates from stool culture of typhoid patients were resistant to ceftriaxone.
Though, not a routine practice, stool culture using modified Jones' medium has shown significantly higher yield than stool microscopy (P value=0.
9%, when compared with routine stool culture and independent nucleic acid-based methods without any false negative findings.
In the laboratory a high level of expertise and labor are associated with traditional stool culture.
On the diagnostic end, stool culture and ova and parasite (O&P) remain the gold standard diagnostics.
Visit a good doctor to get a stool culture test done so the organism can be identified.
In typical HUS, a stool culture maybe obtained to isolate the most common causes of HUS.