SAN DIEGO -- Clinicians who treat children with acute gastrointestinal illness should consider testing rectal swabs
when they need to rapidly identify enteropathogens and cannot immediately obtain a bulk stool sample, Stephen Freedman, MD, said at an annual scientific meeting on infectious diseases.
The cotton swab
touches only the accused's outer skin.
Puritan manufactures more than 40 types of swabs
, which include the PurFlock and HydraFlock lines, all of which are manufactured in Guilford, Maine by American workers.
According to the company, the nasal swabs
are most effective at shortening the duration of a cold when used at the first sign.
also shows promise as being one swab
type that could be tested for four different STIs.
8% of whom had gonorrhea, the vulvovaginal swab
sent for NAAT was more sensitive than culture (98% vs 78%; P=0.
Out of total 100, 27 women were swab
positive in the first trimester (i.
She said: "The figures suggest that the police are still taking swabs
from very young children when this information is not likely to be necessary.
They believe that such additions could enhance the binding between the swab
and irregularly shaped explosive particles.
powder chamber, spindle assembly, and gas check seat using chamber swab
(30) after each round fired.
The triangulation is used as a shape detector of swabs
: Falling laser ray creates an arc on the swab
KOHAT, July 12, 2010 (Balochistan Times): A suicide bomber blew himself up near Hujra of tribal elder of Orakzai Agency, Sardar Malik Swab
in the area of Khawasi Banda, however, no causality was reported in the blast.
KOHAT, July 12, 2010 (Frontier Star): A suicide bomber blew himself up near Hujra of tribal elder of Orakzai Agency, Sardar Malik Swab
in the area of Khawasai Banda, however, no causality was reported in the blast.
AN elderly woman died after a surgical swab
was left inside her for nine months.
The cost of the flocked swab
method was 58% less in terms of equipment and procedural time than for nasopharyngeal aspiration in this 106-patient study, Dr.