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97940-1Cryptococcus sp [Presence] in Isolate by Organism specific cultureActive

Part Descriptions

LP17114-7   Cryptococcus sp
A mitosporic Tremellales fungal genus whose species usually have a capsule and do not form pseudomycellium. Teleomorphs include Filobasidiella and Fidobasidium. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

LP17114-7   Cryptococcus sp
There are about 37 recognized species of Cryptococcus. The majority of species live in the soil and are not harmful to humans. Very common species include Cryptococcus laurentii and Cryptococcus albidus. Of all species, Cryptococcus neoformans is the major human and animal pathogen. However, Cryptococcus laurentii and Cryptococcus albidus have been known to occasionally cause moderate-to-severe disease in human patients with compromised immunity. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Wikipedia

LP6429-7   Organism specific culture
An organism-specific culture contains nutrients that optimize the growth of a specific organism and inhibitors that prevent the growth of competing organisms. Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Cryptococcus sp
Property
PrThr
Time
Pt
System
Isolate
Scale
Ord
Method
Organism specific culture

Additional Names

Short Name
Cryptoc Islt Ql Cult
Display Name
Cryptococcus sp Org specific cx Ql (Isol)
Consumer Name Alpha
Cryptococcus sp culture

Example Answer List LL360-9

Source: Regenstrief Institute

Answer Code Score Answer ID
Positive Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:10828004 Positive (qualifier value) LA6576-8
Negative Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:260385009 Negative (qualifier value) LA6577-6

Basic Attributes

Class
MICRO
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 2.70
Last Updated
Version 2.70
Order vs. Observation
Both

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
隐球菌属:存在情况或阈值:时间点:分离株:序数型:微生物特异性培养
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
Cryptococcus sp.:aanwezigheid:moment:isolaat:ordinaal:organisme-specifieke kweek
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Cryptococcus sp:PrThr:Temps ponctuel:Isolat:Ordinal:Culture spécifique de microorganisme
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Cryptococcus sp:Présence-Seuil:Temps ponctuel:Isolat:Ordinal:Culture spécifique à un microorganisme
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Cryptococcus sp:PrThr:Pt:Isolato:Ord:Organismo, coltura specifica
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Cryptococcus sp:PrThr:ТчкВрм:Изолят:Пор:Культура специфичного оранизма
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Cryptococcus sp:PrThr:Punto temporal:Aislado:Ord:Cultivos especíificos
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Cryptococcus sp:MevcEşik:Zmlı:İzolat:Srl:Etken spesifik kültür

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