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To check for parasites, surveyors can swab the abdomen of live butterflies to collect parasite spores.
The swab is fed into a device the size of a computer, which can reliably spot extremely small amounts of explosives.
Volunteers swab turtle mouths with gauze pads and also employ a secret weapon-mayonnaise.
As part of the campaign, she educates people about easy registration, which requires only a quick swab.
Fluid from the urethra is collected on a cotton swab.
Try to catch the discharge outside the nostril on a tissue or swab.
Roll the tissue or swab around, and pull the discharge out of the nose.
As they began to swab it for chemical residue, a series of raised dots emerged.
The health care provider may swab the area and send it for a culture.
Touching your legs in many places with a pin, cotton swab, or feather tests how well you feel.
The swab should then be short enough to allow the snap cap to fit on the tube.

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