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How soon after taking a TB test do I take another one in assisted living center?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics - Pulmonology
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In brief: Annual

An annual skin test is typically advised.
If there are cases of TB at the center, then repeat screening is performed. There are skin and blood tests available for screening.

In brief: Annual

An annual skin test is typically advised.
If there are cases of TB at the center, then repeat screening is performed. There are skin and blood tests available for screening.
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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3 doctors agree

In brief: Annually

Once a year unless you know you have been exposed to TB since your last test.

In brief: Annually

Once a year unless you know you have been exposed to TB since your last test.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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