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CDC  link:   http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dbmd/diseaseinfo/groupastreptococcal_g.htm

 

 


Specimen Collection Instructions

Testing:

Illustrations:
 

 
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Express liquid after one minute.
Read result after five minutes.

 

Internal Control must be visible (red line) before a result is valid. Two lines-- blue and red indicate a positive result. Red line alone means a negative result.

 

Quality Control:
The internal quality control is in the form of a red control line. The control line must appear in the proper location before the test can be accepted. A positive finding in the control line means that: there is functional activity of the detection component of the test