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Preincubation of Cervical Swabs in Lim Broth Improves Performance of ICON Rapid Test for Detection of Group B Streptococci

By Sousan Sayahtaheri Altaie, James Bridges, Darius Loghmanee, Amol Lele and Kenneth R. Kahn

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Objective: The purpose of this study was to determine whether an enrichment method would improve the performance of an enzyme imunoassay test, the ICON Strep B, for detection of group B streptococci (GBS) in vaginoperineal swabs

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Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
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