Pertussis – diagnosis, outbreaks and incidence

  • Culture appearances – see the Atlas – bisected pearl appearance of the colonies on charcoal agar.

  • Nepal:


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Microbiologist and Infectious Diseases Physician
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1 Response to Pertussis – diagnosis, outbreaks and incidence

  1. Ranjit Sah says:

    we have isolated and identified a case of Bordetella pertussis on chocolate agar from a 42days old male infant admitted in the department of pediatrics, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal.


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