Acridine-orange leucocyte cytospin test

M. J. Tighe, W. Fawley, P. Kite, M. J. McMahon*

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The acridine-orange leucocyte cytospin test, (AOLC), is a rapid test for the detection of an infected central venous catheter. The precision of the AOLC test has been demonstrated in neonates, but it has not previously been evaluated in adults.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)144-148
Number of pages5
JournalBritish Journal of Intensive Care
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1995
Externally publishedYes


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