AIRWAY BIOLOGY Mucociliary transport using Tc-albumin colloid: a reliable screening test for primary ciliary dyskinesia

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Background: A study was undertaken to assess the reliability of the nasal mucociliary transport test using Tc-albumin colloid as a screening test for primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) and to compare it with the gold standard nasal biopsy for study of ciliary motility and ultrastructure. Methods : During a 4 year period both tests were performed in 55… (More)

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