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Is there a shot or an i.V. Involved when doing a tuberculosis skin test?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

A TB test is applied with a small needle prick, but not a shot/injection or into a vein.

In brief: No

A TB test is applied with a small needle prick, but not a shot/injection or into a vein.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes and no

T b skin test yes, they inject it under the skin of the forarm.

In brief: Yes and no

T b skin test yes, they inject it under the skin of the forarm.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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