# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Laboratory Technology II Task 1509003489

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Interpret common abbreviations used in microbiology.


Interpretation should include abbreviations and acronyms associated with medical testing (e.g., CBC for complete blood count, BMP for basic metabolic panel, CMP for comprehensive metabolic panel, C&S for culture and sensitivity, U/A or UA for urinalysis).

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  • What stain is performed when identifying AFB?
  • What is the difference between MIC and MBC?

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