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Questions about "Normal Flora of the Human Throat"

"Strep throat may be caused by ________ ________, which is ________-hemolytic. Streptococcus pyrogenes, beta
The ________ ________ are the most prominent organisms of normal throat flora throughout life and they are ________-hemolytic. Streptococcus spp, alpha
If a throat swab cannot be cultured immediately, it should be placed in a tube of ________ ________ to prevent drying. transport medium
The numerical predominance of a specific organism in a throat culture usually indicates that it (is/is not) responsible for a pathogenic condition in the throat. is not
Name four indicators useful in the identification of an organism from a throat culture: Colony size, Type of hemolysis, Color, Gram reaction
Hemolysis is produced as a result of changes in ________ red blood cells (RBCs)
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