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Synonyms for nasal

a consonant produced through the nose with the mouth closed

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an elongated rectangular bone that forms the bridge of the nose

of or in or relating to the nose

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sounding as if the nose were pinched

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Different bacteria isolated in order of frequency from a total of 24 nasal swab samples taken from buffaloes affected with BRD complex were Staphylococcus aureus (37.
2%) nasal swab samples collected from the 96 live animals (Table 1).
A total of 65% of patients received a nasal swab for anthrax, a fairly routine procedure for these patients.
The FDA first cleared the Alere i Influenza A & B test in June 2014 as a prescription-only device to detect influenza A and B viral RNA in nasal swab samples and categorized it under CLIA as moderate complexity.
A total of 3,851 nasal swab specimens (mean 69 swab specimens/ child, range 41-77 swab specimens/child) during 29,678 person-days of observation (mean 530 person-days of observation/participant, range 384-560 person-days of observation/participant).
And the firm examined 585 nasal swab specimens from patients exhibiting influenza-like symptoms with Alere i.
Results of cultures from samples taken in the second facility and results from approximately 600 nasal swab cultures obtained from postal employees are pending.
If you think you might be sick, a rapid flu test can provide a result quickly; it consists of a simple nasal swab and provides results in 10 minutes.
Further, MERS-CoV RNA was detected in nasal swab samples obtained from 3 camels on a farm linked to 2 human MERS-CoV cases, and the virus was isolated from nasal swab samples from dromedary camels in Qatar (14).
are working with a team based at the University of Washington to develop a new medical device, the size of a pack of playing cards, that can detect infectious disease by way of a simple nasal swab, in less than an hour.
The use of [Beta]-lactam antibiotics in the 2 months before nasal swab collection was significantly associated with isolation of a penicillin-resistant pneumococcus (adjusted odds ratio 2.
The QuickVue(R) Influenza A+B test allows for the rapid, qualitative detection of Influenza Type A and Type B antigens directly from nasal swab, nasopharyngeal swab, nasal wash and/or nasal aspirate specimens.
The company said Lyra Parainfluenza Assay is a real-time PCR test for the qualitative detection and identification of human parainfluenza virus (HPIV) infections for virus types 1, 2, or 3 viral RNA extracted from nasal swab and nasopharyngeal swab specimens.
Of the 10 dromedaries that tested positive for MERS-CoV, 9 had parallel nasal and fecal specimens tested, with virus detected in the nasal swab specimens from 8 and the fecal specimen from 1.
Among new claims added to the package insert is 94% sensitivity for detecting Influenza A when using nasal swab specimens.