TNTC


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TNTC

Too numerous to count Lab medicine A popular abbreviation for a 'lawn' of bacteria on a culture plate that may be seen in UTIs–confluent growth is equal to ±105 colonies Medtalk An abbreviation facetiously used for a hypochondriac Pt's list of complaints.

TNTC

Abbreviation for too numerous to count.
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3]) < LOD-> TNTC < LOD-> TNTC Percent samples < LOD 15 7 Percent samples > TNTC 18 25 Arithmetic mean (CFU/[m.
Samples showing colonies TNTC are represented as samples with 1,000 colonies in Figure 1 and Figure 2.
Same sampling point at which TNTC bacteria were found in samples collected August 2, 1990