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Acid fast stain

Known as: acid fast staining, acid fast, acid fast stains 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
Background: With the detection of tuberculosis (TB) infection in children means that there are transmitting infection by the lung… Expand
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2014
2014
Acid fast staining of sputum smears by microscopy remains the prevalent method for detecting Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Study design, materials and methods This is a retrospective observational study of consecutive patients with a diagnosis of ESB… Expand
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2008
2008
353 Currently, many difficulties are encountered in the identification of mycobacteria from clinical samples.1–3 Although sputa… Expand
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2007
2007
A major breakthrough in recent years has been the development of an in vitro assays that measure T-cell release of interferon… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Tuberculosis remains one of the world's leading infectious causes of death. Approximately 80% of all disease is due to… Expand
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis often presents a diagnostic challenge because of its diverse clinical manifestations and… Expand
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2003
2003
The aim of this study is to use the diagnostic utility of smear technique for the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in… Expand
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Despite the increased dissemination of tuberculosis among HIV infected patients, the diagnosis is difficult to… Expand
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1997
1997
One hundred and seventy-eight samples from 168 individuals were tested for Mycobacterum tuberculosis complex (Mtc) using Amplicor… Expand
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