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Please explain my sputum test report

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doctor1 MD

YOU EXPLAIN WHAT THIS MEANS. HAVE BEEN ILL FOR MONTHS NOW AND I SUGGESTED I HAVE THIS TEST RAN. I GOT ...I had a sputum culture and sensitivity done on 08/21/15...results show MANY GRAM POSITIVE COCCI ...

doctor1 MD

Routine sputum test done. Shows pus cells 10-25 Epithelial cells: >25/low power field Gram stain ... bacilli suggestive of Diphtheroids seen. Could you please explain ...

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hi doctor I am having cough since 2 months. I went for sputum tests. sputum for AFB = not seen Gram stain = smear shows gram positive cocci. can you tell me what this result mean for gram stain ...

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In sputum test for AFB, result shows in same day- AFB not found. Epithelial cells - present (+) Pus cells - present ( a few) Microorganism - present This is for my father age 76 yrs. what does it mean sir? ...

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Hello, I received the results below for sputum tests done recently. Are these normal? 1 .... Microbiology Culture Report Sputum Culture Final Mixed upper respiratory tract flora isolated ...

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Following is my Wife { age 22} CULTURE & SENSITIVITY / SPUTUM CULTURE . test report, Regarding dry cough from last two months.Please explain me details of this report. MICROSCOPIC APPEARANCE: GRAM STAINS ...

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im having cough for more than 2 weeks, i visited the doctor they have advised me tests, all the tests are normal, i just got my sputum report it says Few pus cells‎, ‎few epithelial cells‎, ‎plenty ...

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sputum test n this are da reports can u pls explain ...

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hi I have taken Sputum culture test, the result as follows. Test Name: Culture and Sensitivity .... Intermediate to : Nill Resistant to: Ampicillin. Could you please explain the above report ...

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Today i get my sputum reports which are as follows :- Sputum (gram stain) result : pus cell : 4-5/hpf, epithelial cell : 10-15/hpf gram positive cocci in chains and few positive bacilli ...

doctor1 MD

I want to interpret my Sputum test culture report: CULTURE , SPUTUM SUSCEPTIBILITY CULTURE; SPUTUM SPECIMEN SOURCE SPUTUM GRAM S STAIN PUS CELLS: 8-10/LPF EPITHELIAL CELLS: 3-5/LPF GRAM POSITIVE COCCI SEEN ...

doctor1 MD

Just had a sputum test which read: Many mixed gram neg and gram pos flora Many polymorphonuclear leukocytes Few Squamous epithelial cells I am 76 years old. I have had both breasts removed, last one just ...

doctor1 MD

Hello Good day.. I have an sputum test last day, and my results are, NEGATIVE FOR ACID FAST BACILLI .... help me and kindly explain what is this results are.. thank you and more power.. God Bless ...

doctor1 MD

My first xray report linear right upper lobe probably old scar meaning not sure. My second xray normal chest then i made a companrison it report said minimal Tb infiltrates right pper lobe. Had a sputm ...

doctor1 MD

i had medical examination , then there is a repeat for TB test n i m positive . then i treated for TB almost six months nw i m absolutely fine . my all tests are negative but embassy again wants my ...

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doctor1 MD

Hello dear, welcome to HCM forum. Can you elaborate the question? Not able to understand what you mean. Thank you.

doctor1 MD

WELCOME Please describe your symptms for which it was prescribed to you. it is commonly prescribed to rule out tuberculosis for which you will give 2 samples and report comes within 2-3 days. you can ask your questions. plz reply with thanks

doctor1 MD

hi No need to worry. sputum AFB only related to positive or negative results. Thank you. Say thank you if you are helped.