Evaluation of the reference value for the Montenegro skin test.

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INTRODUCTION The Montenegro skin test (MST) has good clinical applicability and low cost for the diagnosis of American tegumentary leishmaniasis (ATL). However, no studies have validated the reference value (5mm) typically used to discriminate positive and negative results. We investigated MST results and evaluated its performance using different cut-off… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/0037-8682-0067-2015

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