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What do they look for on a genital culture?

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Dr. Alysia Townsend
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Predominant organism

Usually genital cultures are used to diagnose a vaginitis, or symptomatic vaginal discharge.
Typically the predominant organism is the cause, for example gardnerella vaginalis in bacterial vaginosis.

In brief: Predominant organism

Usually genital cultures are used to diagnose a vaginitis, or symptomatic vaginal discharge.
Typically the predominant organism is the cause, for example gardnerella vaginalis in bacterial vaginosis.
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