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do you need to perform a urine culture test if your urinalysis is positive for nitrate and bacteria is shown as moderate?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes: Urine culture will allow identification of the organism and if needed the antibiotic sensitivity of the organism can then be determined.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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