Reagents, Microbiology, Bacteria, Blood Culture Media, Automated Test, Bottle
Definition : Blood culture media that are available in ready-to-use bottles. Most blood culture bottles contain trypticase soy broth, brain-heart infusion agar, supplemented peptone, or thioglycolate broth. These media are available in bottles that are appropriate for the volume of the sample and level of bacteremia found either in adults or in children; they may need supplementation of some other reagents before use.
Entry Terms : "Culture Media, Bottle"
UMDC code : 19498