93 Years Old male with right lateral malleolus pressure ulcer had been present for 4 months

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Bacterial Wound Culture

Updated: Apr 16, 2014 Author: Lemuel R Non, MD; Chief Editor: Eric B Staros, MD  Reference Range Bacterial wound cultures, together with clinical examination, are used to determine the presence of infection in wounds. The reference range for a negative bacterial wound culture result depends on the method, as follows:[1] Qualitative wound culture: No growth…