Tuberculin unit

Known as: Tuberculin, [tb'U], TU 
An arbitrary unit of tuberculin dosage defined by comparison of clinical response to a preparation of the purified protein derivative standardized… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to evaluate the percentage and characteristics of extrapulmonary tuberculosis (EPTB) cases… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The objective of this study was to assess the effects of oral testosterone supplementation therapy on glucose homeostasis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To evaluate the results of tuberculin skin testing in Japanese patients with intraocular inflammation and to assess the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To estimate the incidence rate of tuberculosis in HIV-1-infected adults resident in a region with a high tuberculosis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The extent of type 2 cytokine gene expression in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) was studied by use of quantitative… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Tuberculin tests in general use today rely on the response to intradermal injections of tuberculin with assessment of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the risk of developing active tuberculosis (TB) in a cohort of HIV-1-infected patients. METHODS… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We studied reactivity to tuberculin skin testing in nearly all nursing home residents in Arkansas. Only 12 per cent of the 12,196… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We treated 107 adults with spinal tuberculosis. The average age was 41.8 years (range, sixteen to seventy-five years). Diagnosis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Comstock. G. W. (Training Center for Public Health Research, Box 2067. Hagerstown, Md. 21740), V. T. Livesay and S. F. Woolpert… (More)
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