Yield of fluorescence microscopy versus culture for tuberculosis at a middle-income country referral hospital

A Van Deun, R Chuquiyauri, G Torrea, J Agapito, K Verdonck, E Gotuzzo

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalTransactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
    Volume102
    Issue number6
    Pages (from-to)564-569
    Number of pages6
    ISSN0035-9203
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

    Keywords

    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Bacterial diseases
    • Tuberculosis
    • Diagnosis
    • Fluorescence microscopy
    • Acid-fast bacilli
    • Ziehl-Neelsen smear
    • Culture
    • Auramine
    • Sensitivity
    • Comparative study
    • Peru
    • America-Latin

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