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Stool culture for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children
(American Society for Microbiology, 2017-12)
Bacteriological confirmation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is achieved in the minority of young children with tuberculosis (TB), since specimen collection is resource intensive and respiratory secretions are mostly ...
Molecular detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in stool of children with suspected intrathoracic tuberculosis
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
ENGLISH SUMMARY: The bacteriological confirmation of tuberculosis in children is challenging. The current diagnostic gold standard, liquid culture of respiratory specimens, has low sensitivity in paucibacillary paediatric ...