Laboratory diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
Prasad, M.; Bal, A. and Bahadur, P. (1971) Laboratory diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 18 (1). pp. 22-26.
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The present study was undertaken evaluate the following points. 1. In what proportion, cases of pulmonary tuberculosis can be diagnosed with direct microscopy alone? 2. How many of direct smear negative patients can be further diagnosed by culture examination ? 3. To assess the value of more than one smear examination. 4. To correlate the sensitivity of two methods (smear and culture) of sputum examination with the radiological status of the disease.
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