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Can direct gas-liquid chromatography of clinical samples detect specific organisms?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7096589     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A total of 1929 samples was analyzed by direct gas-liquid chromatography and the volatile fatty acid (VFA) patterns of the positive samples were compared with the results of culture. There was no correlation between any bacterial genus or species and the detailed VFA patterns although the presence of butyric or valeric acids, or both, was generally associated with the presence of anaerobes and that of acetic acid was generally associated with aerobic bacteria; however, the technique could not predict the nature of the subsequent bacterial isolate. There was also poor correlation between the VFA pattern in a given sample and the VFA pattern(s) of anaerobic bacteria subsequently isolated from that sample.
Authors:
B Watt; P A Geddes; O A Greenan; S K Napier; A Mitchell
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical pathology     Volume:  35     ISSN:  0021-9746     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Clin. Pathol.     Publication Date:  1982 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-09-24     Completed Date:  1982-09-24     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376601     Medline TA:  J Clin Pathol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  706-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aerobiosis
Anaerobiosis
Bacteria / isolation & purification,  metabolism*
Bacterial Infections / microbiology
Chromatography, Gas*
Fatty Acids, Volatile / analysis
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Fatty Acids, Volatile
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