Laboratory Culture prevention and Treatment of Bordetella
Nonmotile. Fastidous and slow growing. Taken by a nasopharyngeal swab that it placed deep into the nasal pathogen. Requires nicotinamide and charcoal starch blood or albumin to absorb toxic substances. Requires prolonged growth. Isolated on modifed Brodet Gengou agar. Inactivated whole bacterial cells and toxid are prepared in formalin and inclusion in DPT vaccine. Treatment with erythromycin suction oxyten. Treatment does not elimninate symptoms.