Which of the following would be the most sterile method for collection of urine sample?
|A||Sample taken via per urethral catheter|
|B||Clean take form the urine bag|
|C||Midstream clean catch urine|
a. “Best method for urine collection in neonates and infants is (this is the usually asked form of the question)—the answer is percutaneous suprapubic aspiration.”
b. Interestingly, this encyclopedic reference mentions different methods for collection of uncontaminated urine specimen from males, females, and infants.
c. Males – Midstream urine sample be collected.
d. Females – Catheterized urine sample be obtained.
e. Neonates and Infants – Percutaneous suprapubic aspiration of urine to be done.