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What are the tests for TB infection?
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: Both
Skin test tst blood test igra.

In brief: Both
Skin test tst blood test igra.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: Several
The most conclusive is a culture of sputum that grows tb.
A biopsy can show TB when examined under the microscope. Indirect tests include chest x ray, skin test ppd, and special blood test quantiferon.

In brief: Several
The most conclusive is a culture of sputum that grows tb.
A biopsy can show TB when examined under the microscope. Indirect tests include chest x ray, skin test ppd, and special blood test quantiferon.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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