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whats a culture count for?

i thought i was going in for an ultra sound but i just found out ive been sceduled for a culture count and they told me to drink 32 ounces of water before i go in. whats a culture count for? what are they looking for?

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momand17

Asked by momand17 at 4:12 PM on Jul. 29, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • It's more than likely to test for strep-b.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:09 PM on Jul. 29, 2009

  • anon 2:09... you dont have to drink water for a type B strep test!!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:44 PM on Jul. 29, 2009

  • tey told me that i had to have a full bladder or i would have to redo it. they took my blood for a hcg quantity test and for a hormone test....and no-one will tell me the results because the doctor has to sign off on it...im starting to get very worried and adjitated at this doctor.
    momand17

    Answer by momand17 at 8:27 PM on Jul. 29, 2009

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