Intra-gastric string test: an effective tool for diagnosing tuberculosis in adults unable to produce sputum

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/550534
Title:
Intra-gastric string test: an effective tool for diagnosing tuberculosis in adults unable to produce sputum
Authors:
Atwine, D; Nansumba, M; Orikiriza, P; Riera, M; Nackers, F; Kamara, N; Debeaudrap, P; Ii, Y B; Bonnet, M
Journal:
International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
Abstract:
Tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis is challenging in patients who are unable to produce sputum. The string test, a method for retrieving enteropathogens, is a potential alternative diagnostic tool.
Publisher:
International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
Issue Date:
May-2015
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/550534
DOI:
10.5588/ijtld.14.0810
PubMed ID:
25868024
Language:
en
ISSN:
1815-7920
Appears in Collections:
TB

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorAtwine, Den_GB
dc.contributor.authorNansumba, Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorOrikiriza, Pen_GB
dc.contributor.authorRiera, Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorNackers, Fen_GB
dc.contributor.authorKamara, Nen_GB
dc.contributor.authorDebeaudrap, Pen_GB
dc.contributor.authorIi, Y Ben_GB
dc.contributor.authorBonnet, Men_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-04-23T21:02:05Z-
dc.date.available2015-04-23T21:02:05Z-
dc.date.issued2015-05-
dc.identifier.citationIntra-gastric string test: an effective tool for diagnosing tuberculosis in adults unable to produce sputum. 2015, 19 (5):558-64 Int. J. Tuberc. Lung Dis.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1815-7920-
dc.identifier.pmid25868024-
dc.identifier.doi10.5588/ijtld.14.0810-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/550534-
dc.description.abstractTuberculosis (TB) diagnosis is challenging in patients who are unable to produce sputum. The string test, a method for retrieving enteropathogens, is a potential alternative diagnostic tool.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherInternational Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseaseen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease: The Official Journal of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseaseen_GB
dc.titleIntra-gastric string test: an effective tool for diagnosing tuberculosis in adults unable to produce sputumen
dc.identifier.journalInternational Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseaseen_GB

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