Swab specimen

Known as: swabbed, swabs, swabbing 
 

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2010
2010
To assess the usefulness of using cutaneous swabs to detect Merkel cell polyomavirus (MCPyV) DNA, we analyzed swabs from persons… (More)
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2008
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2008
OBJECTIVES The objective of this study was to calculate sensitivity values for the detection of major respiratory viruses of… (More)
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2007
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2007
The anterior nares are the most important screening site of colonization with Staphylococcus aureus. We screened 2966 individuals… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Vaginal swabs were recently U.S. Food and Drug Administration-cleared for detecting Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE To compare a real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay with broth culture for the detection of Trichomonas… (More)
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2003
2003
Because self-collected vaginal swabs (VS) are potentially very useful for screening asymptomatic women for Chlamydia trachomatis… (More)
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2002
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2002
To determine the usefulness of nasal swabs as a simple method for detection of respiratory viruses, we compared nasal swabs and… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Many sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are prevalent among adolescents, yet compliance to undergo STD testing by… (More)
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2000
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2000
With reference to the paper by Child et al entitled ‘Extracorporeal photopheresis (ECP) in the treatment of chronic graft-versus… (More)
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1999
1999
Four vaginal cotton swab specimens were obtained from each of 804 women visiting the outpatient sexually transmitted disease… (More)
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