Rapid testing for streptococcal pharyngitis.

Abstract

Within the past 2 years, new technology has become available to office laboratories that permits a 10-minute laboratory diagnosis of a group A streptococcal infection in patients who present with sore throats. The availability of the test result while the patient is in the office can be a great improvement compared with waiting 1 to 2 days for a throat… (More)

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@article{Fischer1986RapidTF, title={Rapid testing for streptococcal pharyngitis.}, author={Philipp M. Fischer}, journal={Primary care}, year={1986}, volume={13 4}, pages={657-65} }