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Is > 100, 000 col/ml staph coagulase negative beta lactamase positive in urine culture an infection or skin contamination?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: Skin contmaination

Coag negative staph on urine culture is not of pathological significance.
Please consult the site below for preparation for specimen collection to avoid contamination. http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/urine-culture.

In brief: Skin contmaination

Coag negative staph on urine culture is not of pathological significance.
Please consult the site below for preparation for specimen collection to avoid contamination. http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/urine-culture.
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