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Urine Culture: Male Adolescent

A urine culture is a test that is done to see if there are bacteria (germs) that cause infection in the urine. A "clean catch" urine specimen (one that has no outside bacteria in it) is necessary for an accurate urine culture.

For the specimen to be "clean," careful cleansing of the area is important.

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Needed Supplies

Procedure for Urine Collection


Last Updated: 09/2012