What does a nontissue biopsy finding of multiple pathogens indicate in the evaluation of nosocomial pneumonia?

Updated: Apr 15, 2021
  • Author: Kartika Shetty, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: John L Brusch, MD, FACP  more...
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Multiple pathogens obtained via nontissue biopsy culture methods usually indicate lower airway colonization.

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