TITLE

Thayer-Martin medium

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2168
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Thayer-Martin medium," is presented. It refers to a specific way to grow the contributing organism of neisseria gonorrhea.
ACCESSION #
21248343

 

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