Category Archive: Clinical Bacteriology Results

Video Challenge VC164

Watch the following video and answer the accompanying questionnaire. NOTE: the video does not have audio and it is approximately 1 min. 25 sec. long Questionnaire (PDF) The questionnaire is also available online when entering results. Some institutions don't have
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G163

Gram – Joint Fluid: 4+ (>10/oif) neutrophils, 3+ (11-50/oif) gram negative diplococci (Neisseria gonorrhoeae) – Shipped November 07, 2016

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M163-1

Throat: Arcanobacterium haemolyticum  – Shipped November 07, 2016

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M163-2

Sputum: Corynebacterium pseudodiphtheriticum  – Shipped November 07, 2016

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M163-3

Wound: Vibrio vulnificus  – Shipped November 07, 2016

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M163-4

Joint Fluid: Neisseria gonorrhoeae (viable for 3 days)/no growth- Shipped November 07, 2016

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M163-5

Blood: Enterococcus gallinarum  – Shipped November 07, 2016

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G162

Gram – Sputum: <25/lpf (1-9/lpf) squamous epithelial cells, <25/lpf (none) neutrophils; gram positive cocci (viridans group streptococci), gram negative diplococci (Moraxella catarrhalis). Specimen suitable for culture – Companion to M162-3 – Shipped August 15, 2016

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M162-1

Throat swab: group A Streptococcus – Shipped August 15, 2016

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M162-2

Sputum: normal flora – Companion to G162 – Shipped August 15, 2016

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