Puritan™ Calcium Alginate Swabs

Calcium alginate applicators permit superior culture isolation from areas such as the eyes, ears, nasopharynx, urethra and pediatric ENT

Manufacturer: Puritan™ 25-800 A 50

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Catalog No. 22-029-500

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    Certifications/Compliance CE, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485:2003, FDA GMP's
    Diameter (English) Handle 0.035 in.
    Diameter (English) Tip 0.078 in.
    Diameter (Metric) Handle 0.089cm
    Diameter (Metric) Tip 0.19cm
    For Use With (Application) For Nasopharyngeal Cultures
    Product Type Swab
    Handle Material Aluminum
    Length (English) Handle 5.37 in.
    Length (English) 5.43 in.
    Length (English) Tip 0.437 in.
    Length (Metric) 13.8cm
    Length (Metric) Handle 13.6cm
    Length (Metric) Tip 1.11cm
    Sterile Yes
    Tip Material Calcium Alginate Fiber

    • Processing purges any detectable bactericidal agent in the calcium alginate wool tips, eliminating the need for charcoal as a component for transport systems
    • Calcium alginate fibers lack fatty acids that inhibit many gonorrhea strains
    • Calcium alginate fibers are slowly dissolved by body fluids and tissues, eliminating the potential for reactions to foreign matter

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