extrapulmonary tuberculosis

Known as: extra pulmonary tuberculosis, extra-pulmonary tuberculosis, tuberculosis extrapulmonary 
 
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Molecular typing of 964 specimens from patients in Ethiopia with lymph node or pulmonary tuberculosis showed a similar… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Extrapulmonary tuberculosis (EPTB) accounts for more than 20% of tuberculosis (TB) cases. Xpert MTB/RIF (Xpert) (Cepheid… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Almost one-fifth of United States tuberculosis cases are extrapulmonary; unexplained slower annual case count… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Extrapulmonary tuberculosis appears to be increasing in England and Wales. The trends in extrapulmonary tuberculosis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Definitive and rapid diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis is challenging since conventional techniques have limitations. We… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Extrapulmonary involvement can occur in isolation or along with a pulmonary focus as in the case of patients with disseminated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The proportion of extrapulmonary tuberculosis cases in the United States has increased from 16% of tuberculosis cases, in 1991… (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
In cases of suspected extrapulmonary tuberculosis, rapid and accurate laboratory diagnosis is of prime importance, since… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis is often difficult. Although positive chest radiographic findings or a positive… (More)
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