Interferon gamma release assay for differentiating tuberculosis among pneumonia cases in acute healthcare setting
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AbstractObjectives: Early diagnosis of smear-negative tuberculosis remains challenging. The role of an interferon-gamma release assay (IGRA) in discriminating active pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) among cases of 'pneumonia' was investigated.
All Author(s) ListLui G, Lee N, Cheung SW, Lam JSY, Wong BCK, Choi KW, Wong KT, Wong RYK, Cockram CS, Hui DSC, Chan RCY
Journal nameJournal of Infection
Detailed description[Lee N as corresponding author].\n\nTo ORKTS: Lee N as corresponding authour
Year2011
Month6
Day1
Volume Number62
Issue Number6
PublisherElsevier
Pages440 - 447
ISSN0163-4453
eISSN1532-2742
LanguagesEnglish-United Kingdom
KeywordsDiagnosis; Interferon-gamma release assay; Tuberculosis
Web of Science Subject CategoriesInfectious Diseases; INFECTIOUS DISEASES

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