Features of the Lifesign URICULT CLED/EMB Urine Culture System:
URICULT Urine CULTURE-PADDLES provide effective bacterial detection and presumptive identification in a simple and reliable manner.
URICULT Urine CULTURE-PADDLES are attached to a screw cap. Each side of the culture-paddles is coated wdith an agar medium suitable for the growth of urinary bacteria, and the culture-paddle is suspended in a clear plastic vial.
CULTURE-PADDLES are safely isolated in this vial during transport, incubation, storage and handling.
CLED agar supports the growth of gram positive and gram negative bacteria commonly encountered in urine specimens.
EMB agar isolates and supports the growth of gram negative intestinal pathogenic bacteria.
Contents of the Kit:
Packages of 10 CULTURE-PADDLES each, in individual vials
Includes 10 self-adhesive patient labels and instructions for use which includes the Colony Density Chart.
Warnings and Precautions:
URICULT Urine CUTURE-PADDLES are for IN VITRO DIAGNOSTIC USE
Do not use product beyond expiration date.
Do not use URICULT Urine CULTURE-PADDLES exhibiting discoloration, dehydration of the agar, media separating from the paddle or evidence of mold or bacterial growth.
CULTURE-PADDLES should not be touched or unduly exposed.
High concentrations of E. coli may cause variations in the degree of metallic sheen.
Store at 45...77 degree F (7...25 degree C) in the package provided.
Protection from light and temperature fluctuations will ensure product stability to the expiration date.
Avoid drafts and do not store near heat-generating appliances.
DO NOT FREEZE.
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