throat culture


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throat culture

n. cultivo de exudado, muestra de cultivo del mucus extraído de la garganta y detección en el laboratorio de la presencia o no de agentes infecciosos en el mismo.
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If he or she still believes you have strep throat despite a negative test result, your throat swab may be sent to a lab for a throat culture, which takes more time.
For example, to determine if your sore throat is actually strep, the doctor will swab the back of your throat and do a throat culture to check for the presence of the streptococcus bacteria.
GGS was isolated in a throat culture. Tests for rheumatoid factor, antinuclear antibody, and anticardiolipin antibody yielded negative results.
* Acute pharyngitis with a positive GAS throat culture, with or without a rising antibody level.
A Throat culture continues to be the recommended standard to diagnose exudative pharyngitis caused by group A strep (Streptococcus pyogenes).
The child's throat culture was positive for Group A [beta]-haemolytic streptococcus.
A throat culture from patient A obtained March 10 and blood cultures from patient B grew S.
He had a positive throat culture for beta-hemolytic streptococcus which was performed at the initial hospital, but we wanted to confirm the antecedent streptococcal infection and investigated the serum antistreptolysin O (ASO) titer.
"Vampire's Night Out,'' by Harley Poe: This artist came to us from local musician Aslan King, who tells us his new band, Throat Culture, has a "sweet new song about Lovecraft and the Cthulhu mythos,'' but it isn't recorded yet.
The throat culture result was negative 10 days after the patient's treatment.