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Sputum culture false positive

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doctor1 MD

Yes plZ. I am recovering fro. Pneumonia . I have cold and I a. DiAbeticaz well. I am 66 and have parkinson as well. My sputum Culture shows 2+ and 1 plus gram positive cocci. I need to k ow if this needs ...

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Does a sputum culture gram stain indicating moderate white blood cells seen, few gram positive cocci, few gram negative bacilli, few gram positive bacilli suggest the need for identifying the actual ...

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Sir, I have been suffering from severe coufghing.doctor advised to sputum culture & sensitivity. I ......No Afb seen Gram stain...many pus cells,few epithelial cells ,many positive cocci in pairs and long ...

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I had a sputum culture and sensitivity done on 08/21/15...results show MANY GRAM POSITIVE COCCI IN PAIRS AND CHAINS.. MANY GRAM POSITIVE RODS..... CULTURE SHOWS HEAVY GROWTH NORMAL RESPIRATORY FLORA CAN ...

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Can a rapid TB sputum test replace the traditional weeks long sputum culture? I'm going through ... irregularity automatically puts me in class b and requires a sputum culture which I'm told takes 8 to 12 weeks ...

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Hi my name is gazie from INDIA. i m 23 yrs old(female) i have applied for canadian PR , 1 year ago i had medical examination , then there is a repeat for TB test n i m positive . then i treated ...

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Culture and Sensitivity, Aerobic Specimen :- Bronchial Alveolar Lavage ( C-178) Gram Stain :- Gram Positive cocci seen, pus cells - 10025/l.p.f, epithelial cells - Z.N. Stain ( Direct) :- Acid Fast bacilli ...

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and its negative. I m still waiting for the result of my sputum culture. Is it possible that my sputum culture become positive even my smears is negative? How many percent? Thank you. ...

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doc, have a gud day! done my tuberculosis treatment last may.. then the US Embassy request me for sputum.. I m so worried about the result of my sputum it its positive coz they will have a sputum culture ...

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Hi, I have results back from culture sputum, (had positive tb reading) and stains are positive cocci, many wbc s/lpf, but oops sorry I have no funds to pay for answer. ...

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severe coughing, possibly living in a house with mold. had sputum test and it shows moderate pus cells, moderate epithelial cells, moderate gram positive cocci, few gram negative cocci, few gram ...

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What following means ... Sample - SPUTUM Report - NEGATIVE FOR ACID FAST BACILLI SPUTUM CULTURE Sample:SPUTUM Report: Culture yeilds normal commensal of upper Respiratory tract GRAM STAIN - OCCASIONAL ...

doctor1 MD

leukocytes/LPF Gram Stain Result Gram Stain Result Rare Gram positive cocci in pairs and chains ...

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My daughters lab results come back. It says gram positive cocci,manylower respiratory culture. Result 1 Neisseria cinerea heavy growth result 2 routine respiratory flora moderate growth. Can you tell ...

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Hi, my name is Brandi. I was hospitalized for 1 week with double pneumonia. I had a sputum culture ... EPITHELIAL CELLS MODERATE WBC S RARE GRAM POSITIVE COCCI IN PAIRS RARE GRAM POSITIVE COCCOBACILLI SPUTUM ...

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doctor1 MD

hi sputum is send for examination of bacteria present in it and growing these bacteria.

doctor1 MD

Hi Please get sputum culture and microscopy done

doctor1 MD

Hi advice you to have sputum culture to rule out ptb