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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1997-2014
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Tuberculosis (TB) continues to be a major health problem in developing countries like India. Abdominal… (More)
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2014
2014
Accurate quantification of mycobacterial load is important to evaluate disease severity and to monitor the course of treatment in… (More)
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2012
2012
Tuberculous brain abscess and subdural empyema are extremely rare manifestations of central nervous system tuberculosis. Here, we… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND The diagnosis of osteoarticular tuberculosis is clinico-radiological in endemic areas. However every patient does not… (More)
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2002
2002
We report on three cases with rapidly increasing thyroid masses who were referred with the provisional diagnosis of thyroid… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
Disseminated Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) infections are common in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS… (More)
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1997
1997
In 97 cases of pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB), we analyzed the incidence of atypical roentgenographic locations, roentgenographic… (More)
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