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626-2Bacteria identified in Throat by CultureActive

Part Descriptions

LP14082-9   Bacteria
One of the three domains of life (the others being Eukarya and Archaea), also called Eubacteria. They are unicellular prokaryotic microorganisms which generally possess rigid cell walls and multiply by cell division. They exhibit three principal forms: round or coccal, rodlike or bacillary, and spiral or spirochetal. Bacteria can be classified by their response to oxygen (aerobic, anaerobic, or facultatively anaerobic) and by how they obtain their energy (chemotrophic, i.e. via a chemical reaction or phototrophic, via a light reaction). In addition, chemotrophs obtain their energy from chemicals, lithotrophic from inorganic compounds and organotrophic from organic compounds. Bacteria are also classified by the source carbon that they utilize: heterotrophic, from organic sources or autotrophic, from carbon dioxide. They can also be classified by whether or not they stain (based on the structure of their cell walls) with crystal violet dye: gram-negative or gram-positive. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

LP37205-9   Bacteria identified
Bacteria identification in various specimens (urine, blood, stool, etc.) by culture or other method is performed to determine the cause of an infection or illness. For most routine cultures, the lab is looking for bacteria. Such cultures may also grow out fungi, and if so they too would also be reported under the same test name. But, the cultures would not be optimized for growing out fungi hence the bacteria-focused name. Therefore, a routine urine culture, for example, would be mapped to this code:

630-4:Bacteria identified:Prid:Pt:Urine:Nom:Culture
Long Common Name: Bacteria identified in Urine by Culture Source: Regenstrief LOINC

LP6209-3   Culture
A culture is a laboratory procedure where a sample of tissue or fluid from a patient is placed in or on growth media (agar, broth) to induce the proliferation of potentially infectious agents (bacteria, fungi, viruses). The presence of growth is documented and the organisms are identified to determine whether or not a pathogen is present.
Once a pathogen is identified, specific testing techniques can be used to determine drug susceptibilities for assistance in treatment. [https://courses.lumenlearning.com/boundless-microbiology/chapter/culturing-bacteria/] Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Bacteria identified
Property
Prid
Time
Pt
System
Thrt
Scale
Nom
Method
Culture

Additional Names

Short Name
Bacteria Throat Cult
Display Name
Bacteria identified Cx Nom (Throat)

Basic Attributes

Class
MICRO
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 1.0
Last Updated
Version 2.38
Order vs. Observation
Both
Common US Lab Results Rank
638
Common SI Lab Results Rank
638

Member of these Panels

LOINC Long Common Name
54037-7 HEDIS 2009 panel
57820-3 HEDIS 2010 panel
60442-1 HEDIS 2011 panel
67767-4 HEDIS 2012 panel
72199-3 HEDIS 2013 panel
74234-6 HEDIS 2014 Value Sets
75868-0 HEDIS 2015 Value Sets
79544-3 HEDIS 2016 Value Sets
82955-6 HEDIS 2017 Value Sets
87625-0 HEDIS 2018 Value Sets
90766-7 HEDIS 2019 Value Sets
94137-7 HEDIS 2020 Value Sets
88836-2 Microbiology CNAMTS panel - Throat

Member of these Groups

LG33996-6 Bacteria identified|Prid|Sys:ANYResp

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (CHINA)
细菌 已鉴定的:存在与否或特征标识:时间点:咽喉:名义型:培养
nl-NLDutch (NETHERLANDS)
bacteriën geïdentificeerd:identificator:moment:keel:nominaal:kweek
fr-BEFrench (BELGIUM)
Bactéries Identifiées:Présence ou identité:Temps ponctuel:Gorge:Nominal:Culture
fr-CAFrench (CANADA)
Bactéries , Identifiés:Présence ou identité:Temps ponctuel:Gorge:Nominal:Culture
fr-FRFrench (FRANCE)
Bacteria identified:Prid:Pt:Thrt:Nom:Culture
fr-CHFrench (SWITZERLAND)
gorge--bactérie; ; culture
de-DEGerman (GERMANY)
Bakterien identifiziert:Prid:Pkt:Rachen:Nom:Kultur
de-CHGerman (SWITZERLAND)
Rachen--Bakterie; ; Kultur
el-GRGreek (GREECE)
Βακτήρια ταυτοποιημένο:Παρουσία ή ταυτοποίηση:Χρονική στιγμή:Λάρυγγας:Ονομαστική:Καλλιέργεια
it-ITItalian (ITALY)
Batteri , identificato:Prid:Pt:Gola:Nom:Coltura
it-CHItalian (SWITZERLAND)
gola--batterio; ; coltura
ko-KRKorean (KOREA, REPUBLIC OF)
세균 동정:존재:검사시점:인후:명칭결과:배양
pt-BRPortuguese (BRAZIL)
Identificação de bactérias:Ident:Pt:Garganta:Nom:Cultura
ru-RURussian (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)
Бактерии идентифицированный:ПрИд:ТчкВрм:Гортань:Ном:Культура
es-ARSpanish (ARGENTINA)
microorganismo identificado:presencia o identidad:punto en el tiempo:garganta:Nominal:cultivo de fauces
es-ESSpanish (SPAIN)
Bacteria identificado:Presencia o identidad:Punto temporal:Faringe:Nom:Cultivo
es-CHSpanish (SWITZERLAND)
garganta--micro-organismos; ; cultivo
tr-TRTurkish (TURKEY)
Bakteri tanımlanmış:MevcKimlik:Zmlı:Bğz:Snf:Kültür

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