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trans·port me·di·um

a medium for transporting clinical specimens to the laboratory for examination.

trans·port me·di·um

(trans'pōrt mē'dē-ŭm)
A medium for transporting clinical specimens to the laboratory for examination.

transport medium

A nutrient solution used to maintain the freshness or viability of patient specimens as they are being carried to the laboratory for culture.
See also: medium
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