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Role of interferon gamma as an immunological marker of tuberculosis
SIGNIFICANCE OF PLEURAL FLUID INTERFERON GAMMA IN THE RAPID DIAGNOSIS OF TUBERCULOSIS

Significance of interferon gamma (IFN-g) in pleural fluid was evaluated in the present study and compared with the biomarker adenosine deaminase (ADA) in the diagnosis of tuberculous effusion. IFN-g in pleural fluid was useful immunological marker with high sensitivity and specificity in the differential diagnosis of pleural effusion.

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Journal of Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences
Volume / Volumen: 2
Number / Número: 2
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 92-95
Year / Año: 2013
Month / Mes: april


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Government General and Chest Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana, India


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Evaluation of Pleural Fluid Interferon Gamma as A Diagnostic Marker of Tuberculous Pleural Effusion


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Jayalakshmi Lingam1, Subhakar Kandi2

2 Doctor, Government General And Chest Hospital, Professor


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