Tuberculosis (TB): direct molecular testing for TB
- Public Health England
- Part of:
- Tuberculosis (TB) and other mycobacterial diseases: diagnosis, screening, management and data
- 19 July 2013
Comment on tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis by direct molecular testing.
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This document is a discussion of the performance of direct molecular tests on samples and the continuing requirement for culture testing. It also deals with the status of TB diagnostic laboratories in England, Scotland and Wales following a national audit from 2011 to 2012.
Published: 19 July 2013