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Corynebacterium species was found in my wound culture. What does this mean?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
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In brief: Contaminant

Most likely it is a microbe that just happened to be present rather than one causing infection.
Your physician can address this with you.

In brief: Contaminant

Most likely it is a microbe that just happened to be present rather than one causing infection.
Your physician can address this with you.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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