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Swabs, Specimen Collection, Ultrathin

Definition : Specimen-collection swabs that include a sterile wad suited for good specimen recovery (e.g, rayon, calcium alginate) firmly attached to one end of a very thin (typically 0.6 to 1.0 mm) reusable metallic (e.g., aluminum, nickel-silver alloy) shaft. Ultrathin specimen-collection applicators are mostly used for sample collection in ophthalmology, pediatrics, and for venereal disease screening in the urethra.

Entry Terms : "Ophthalmic Swabs" , "Venereal Disease Screening Swabs" , "Urethral Swabs"

UMDC code : 18605

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Company Type: Parent

BD is a medical technology company that serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public.

Copan Diagnostics Inc

Company Type: Parent

Copan Diagnostics, Inc. is the leading supplier of collection and transport systems in the world. Copan Diagnostics, Inc. has been supplying bacteriology swabs, viral transport media VTM and molecular systems to North and South America since 1994.

PerkinElmer Inc

Company Type: Parent

As a global technology leader, PerkinElmer is taking action to harness the power of insights and transform them into knowledge to deliver innovative, differentiated solutions for our customers. From critical therapeutic and disease research and prenatal screening, to environmental testing and industrial monitoring, we are actively engaged in improving health and advancing quality and longevity of life all around the world.

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