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My mantoux test result is "erythema & induration present diameter 10 mm. What is the interpretation?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
In brief: Exposure to TB
What you have described meets the criteria for a positive mantoux test result.
A positive result means that the person has been exposed to tuberculosis. It does not mean that the person has tb, just that at one time the person was infected with the TB microorganism.

In brief: Exposure to TB
What you have described meets the criteria for a positive mantoux test result.
A positive result means that the person has been exposed to tuberculosis. It does not mean that the person has tb, just that at one time the person was infected with the TB microorganism.
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