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Comparison of Saliva sample and Nasopharyngeal Sample for the Diagnosis of COVID 19 in a Single Center in Bangladesh.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Bangladesh Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2022 Supplement, Vol. 9, pS20-S23. 4p.

Abstract: Background: As rapid and precise detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in patient but there are limited data comparing sensitivity of saliva and nasopharyngeal swab (NPS) specimen for SARS-CoV-2 detection. Saliva is ...

Relationship Between the Nasopharyngeal Swab Sampling Method, Nasal Obstruction, and SARS-Cov-2 Positivity.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Medical Bulletin of Haseki / Haseki Tip Bulteni. Jul2022, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p318-324. 7p.

Abstract: Aim: We think that the nasopharyngeal swab sample should be taken bilaterally to improve the sensitivity of the real-time-reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test since there may be pathologies that cause nasal obstruction, such as...

Detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA in Upper Respiratory Swap Samples by Pooling Method.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Balkan Medical Journal. Jan2022, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p48-54. 7p.

Abstract: Background: Widespread and effective use of molecular diagnostic tests is indispensable for protecting public health and containing the severe respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic. More than 1 year into the pandemic, as resources ha...

An Unusual Retained Choanal Foreign Body: A Possible Complication of COVID-19 Testing With Nasopharyngeal Swab.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal. Mar2023, Vol. 102 Issue 3, pNP136-NP139. 4p.

Abstract: Testing for coronavirus disease 2019 is critical in controlling the pandemic all over the world. Diagnosis of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 infection is based on real-time polymerase chain reaction performed on nasopharyngeal swab. If...

Influence of Nasopharyngeal Viral Load on the Spread of the Omicron BA.2 Variant.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2/1/2023, Vol. 76 Issue 3, pe514-e517. 4p.

Abstract: We used variant typing polymerase chain reaction to describe the evolution of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 Omicron sublineages between December 2021 and mid-March 2022. The selective advantage of the BA.2 variant over BA.1 is not due...

Serotype 19A and 6C Account for One-Third of Pneumococcal Carriage Among Belgian Day-Care Children Four Years After a Shift to a Lower-Valent PCV.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. Jan2023, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p36-42. 7p.

Abstract: Background Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCVs) effectively reduce infection and asymptomatic carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae vaccine serotypes. In 2016, Belgium replaced its infant PCV13 program by a 4-year period of PCV10. Concomitantly, S. pn...

Demographic and Laboratory Findings of Symptomatic and Asymptomatic COVID-19 in Children.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Current Pediatrics / Guncel Pediatri. Dec2021, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p280-284. 5p.

Abstract: Giriş: Şiddetli akut solunum sendromu koronavirüs-2 (SARS-CoV-2), genellikle kişiden kişiye damlacık yoluyla bulaşan yeni tanımlanan bir patojendir. COVID-19'un klinik spektrumu asemptomatik hastalıktan şiddetli akut solunum sıkıntısı gelişimine kadar ...

XyloFUNS: Xylocaine to freeze during unpleasant nasopharyngeal swabs in children—a randomized controlled trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Paediatrics & Child Health (1205-7088). Dec2022, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p469-475. 7p.

Abstract: Objectives To evaluate the efficacy of intranasal vaporized lidocaine in reducing pain for children undergoing a nasopharyngeal (NP) swab in the Emergency Department (ED). Study Design A randomized blinded clinical trial was conducted in a paediatric E...

Simple Saliva Sample Collection for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Variants Compared With Nasopharyngeal Swab Sample.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine. Dec2022, Vol. 146 Issue 12, p1435-1440. 6p. 3 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: * Context.--The use of saliva samples for diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infection offers several advantages, including ease of sample collection, feasibility of self-collection, and minimization of medical staff exposure to infection. The emergence of new SA...

SARS-CoV-2 transmission by asymptomatic healthcare workers positive to screening swab: an Italian study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Journal of Public Health. Oct2022, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p813-817. 5p.

Abstract: Background SARS-CoV-2 spreads primarily through respiratory droplets of symptomatic individuals. With respect to asymptomatic individuals, there are conflicting results in the literature and a lack of studies specifically examining transmission in heal...