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Nasopharyngeal culture: A nasopharyngeal culture is a laboratory test to identify infectious bacteria, fungi, or viruses that invade the nasal cavity; a cotton swab is inserted through the nose and gently scraped along the back of the throat behind the nose. Bacteria and other microorganisms are identified by growth on special media.
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