Validation of a clinical-radiographic score to assess the probability of pulmonary tuberculosis in suspect patients with negative sputum smears

A Soto, L Solari, J Díaz, A Mantilla, F Matthys, P Van der Stuyft

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalPLoS ONE
    Issue number4
    Pages (from-to)e18486
    Number of pages6
    Publication statusPublished - 2011


    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Bacterial diseases
    • Pulmonary
    • Tuberculosis
    • Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    • Prevalence
    • Diagnosis
    • Acid-fast bacilli
    • Sputum smear
    • Smear-negative
    • Assessment
    • Probability
    • Validation
    • Radiography
    • Decision-tree
    • Decision making
    • Scoring system
    • Peru
    • America-Latin

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