Bulk staining of smears: no demonstrated risk of bacilli transfer from a positive to a negative smear

D Affolabi, M Odoun, CN Sanoussi, B Tanimomo-Kledjo, D Saïzonou, K Soumaïla, L Kestens, SY Anagonou, F Portaels

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalInternational Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
    Issue number6
    Pages (from-to)683-685
    Number of pages3
    Publication statusPublished - 2008


    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Bacterial diseases
    • Acid-fast bacilli
    • Laboratory diagnosis
    • Bulk staining
    • Auramine
    • Risk assessment

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