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Acid Fast Bacillae Staining Method

Known as: AFB Staining, ACID FAST STAIN, Acid Fast Staining 
The use of acid-fast stain to examine a specimen for the presence of acid-fast microorganisms, specifically mycobacteria.
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2018
2018
Tuberculosis (TB) is still one of the most important diseases and causes of death in the world. We aimed to investigate TB… Expand
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2017
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2017
Aim: To investigate the changes in the vibratory function of the vocal cords in two diagnosed cases of tuberculosis during and… Expand
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2013
2013
This study was designed to evaluate the QBC ParaLensTM LED fluorescent microscope attachment and the QBC F.A.S.T.TM AFB staining… Expand
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2012
2012
Aims To highlight a rare respiratory condition, its investigation and management. Methods A 12 year old girl referred by GP to… Expand
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND The diagnosis of osteoarticular tuberculosis is clinico-radiological in endemic areas. However every patient does not… Expand
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2008
2008
The aim of the present study is rapid detection of tuberculosis from pleural effusion of suspected patients. Molecular technique… Expand
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2005
2005
The goal of this study was to evaluate the effect of the specimen-processing method that uses the detergent C18… Expand
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2004
2004
Rapid detection of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex is important in patient management in terms of initiating appropriate… Expand
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1998
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1998
Disseminated Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) infections are common in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS… Expand
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1997
1997
In 97 cases of pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB), we analyzed the incidence of atypical roentgenographic locations, roentgenographic… Expand
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