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TB Guidelines

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Guidelines for Using the QuantiFERON-TB Gold Test for Detecting Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection, United States - MMWR 2005; 54 (No. RR-15, 49-55)
Diagnostic Standards / Classification of TB in Adults and Children - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2000; 161 PDF
Targeted Tuberculin Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection - MMWR 2000; 49 (No. RR-6)


Archived Diagnosis

The documents listed below are historical, archived information. The information contained in these documents, while accurate at the time of release, may not be the most current available.

Diagnostic Standards / Classification of TB - Am Rev Respir Dis 1990; Volume 142 (3) PDF


Released October 2008
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