Diagnosis of Bacteremia/Septicemia by the Karius Sequencing-Based Infectious Disease Diagnostic Assay
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Subjects who are at least 18 years of age, have been admitted to Duke University Hospital, and have a positive blood culture.
18 years or older
A positive blood culture
A suitable residual blood sample collected within 24 hours of the positive blood culture OR
A blood sample obtained for the study obtain within 48 hours of the positive blood culture
Inability to understand instructions and comply with study-related procedures
Any condition that in the opinion of the treating physician will prevent the subject from completing the study