Laboratory Results for Case Classification - Suspect
- Clinical symptoms and exposure history are compatible with
- Smear or isolate from affected tissues like the lymph node, blood, or tracheal/lung aspirate that are small, gram-negative and/or bipolar-staining, plump rods in singles, short chains and that are catalase positive, and oxidase and urease negative.
- Lab Tests for Suspect
- Gram stain
- Differential stain