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Public Health Mycobacteriology: A Guide for the Level III Laboratory.


PB86216546

Publication Date 1985
Personal Author Kent, P. T.; Kubica, G. P.
Page Count 226
Abstract The procedure manual will be used in CDC headquarters and field training courses, and in the laboratory at the work site. The contents of the manual are intended to be used by the Level III Mycobacteriology laboratories on a daily basis to improve personnel performance and proficiency. The following are described in depth: laboratory safety, specimen collection and transportation, isolation procedures, identification techniques, culture examination and identification, antituberculosis chemotherapy and drug susceptibility testing, reporting culture reports, and quality control.
Keywords
  • Mycobacterium
  • Bacteria
  • Procedures
  • Manuals
  • Isolation
  • Identifying
Source Agency
  • Centers for Disease Control Bureau of Laboratories
NTIS Subject Category
  • 57E - Clinical Medicine
  • 57K - Microbiology
Corporate Authors Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA.
Supplemental Notes Supersedes PB-297 964.
Document Type Technical Report
NTIS Issue Number 198620
Public Health Mycobacteriology: A Guide for the Level III Laboratory.
Public Health Mycobacteriology: A Guide for the Level III Laboratory.
PB86216546

  • Mycobacterium
  • Bacteria
  • Procedures
  • Manuals
  • Isolation
  • Identifying
  • Centers for Disease Control Bureau of Laboratories
  • 57E - Clinical Medicine
  • 57K - Microbiology
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