Within 24 hrs/4°C

24 hrs/40 C

BA, Mac

Gram or check for pyuria

Plate quantitatively at 1:1000; consider plating quantitatively at 1:100 if patient Is female of childbearing age with white blood cells and possible acute urethral syndrome

Table 5-1 Collection, transport, Storage, and Processing of Specimens Commonly Submitted to a Microbiology Laboratory*—cont'd

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Bacterial Vaginosis Facts

Bacterial Vaginosis Facts

This fact sheet is designed to provide you with information on Bacterial Vaginosis. Bacterial vaginosis is an abnormal vaginal condition that is characterized by vaginal discharge and results from an overgrowth of atypical bacteria in the vagina.

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