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1.

Rapid molecular diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children using nasopharyngeal specimens.

Zar HJ, Workman L, Isaacs W, Munro J, Black F, Eley B, Allen V, Boehme CC, Zemanay W, Nicol MP.

Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Oct;55(8):1088-95. Epub 2012 Jul 2.

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Rapid diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in African children in a primary care setting by use of Xpert MTB/RIF on respiratory specimens: a prospective study.

Zar HJ, Workman L, Isaacs W, Dheda K, Zemanay W, Nicol MP.

Lancet Glob Health. 2013 Aug;1(2):e97-104. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(13)70036-6. Epub 2013 Jul 24.

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Xpert MTB/RIF assay can be used on archived gastric aspirate and induced sputum samples for sensitive diagnosis of paediatric tuberculosis.

Singh S, Singh A, Prajapati S, Kabra SK, Lodha R, Mukherjee A, Singh V, Hesseling AC, Grewal HM; Delhi Pediatric TB study group..

BMC Microbiol. 2015 Sep 29;15:191. doi: 10.1186/s12866-015-0528-z.

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Assessment of the Xpert MTB/RIF assay for diagnosis of tuberculosis with gastric lavage aspirates in children in sub-Saharan Africa: a prospective descriptive study.

Bates M, O'Grady J, Maeurer M, Tembo J, Chilukutu L, Chabala C, Kasonde R, Mulota P, Mzyece J, Chomba M, Mukonda L, Mumba M, Kapata N, Rachow A, Clowes P, Hoelscher M, Mwaba P, Zumla A.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2013 Jan;13(1):36-42. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(12)70245-1. Epub 2012 Nov 5.

PMID:
23134697
5.

Accuracy of the Xpert MTB/RIF test for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children admitted to hospital in Cape Town, South Africa: a descriptive study.

Nicol MP, Workman L, Isaacs W, Munro J, Black F, Eley B, Boehme CC, Zemanay W, Zar HJ.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2011 Nov;11(11):819-24. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(11)70167-0. Epub 2011 Jul 19.

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Xpert MTB/RIF assay for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in sputum specimens in remote health care facility.

Geleta DA, Megerssa YC, Gudeta AN, Akalu GT, Debele MT, Tulu KD.

BMC Microbiol. 2015 Oct 19;15:220. doi: 10.1186/s12866-015-0566-6.

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[Application of Gene Xpert Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA and resistance to rifampicin assay in the rapid detection of tuberculosis in children].

Zhang AM, Li F, Liu XH, Xia L, Lu SH.

Zhonghua Er Ke Za Zhi. 2016 May;54(5):370-4. doi: 10.3760/cma.j.issn.0578-1310.2016.05.012. Chinese.

PMID:
27143080
8.

Evaluation of the Xpert MTB/RIF test for the diagnosis of childhood pulmonary tuberculosis in Uganda: a cross-sectional diagnostic study.

Sekadde MP, Wobudeya E, Joloba ML, Ssengooba W, Kisembo H, Bakeera-Kitaka S, Musoke P.

BMC Infect Dis. 2013 Mar 12;13:133. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-13-133.

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Comparison of the Xpert MTB/RIF and Cobas TaqMan MTB assays for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in respiratory specimens.

Park KS, Kim JY, Lee JW, Hwang YY, Jeon K, Koh WJ, Ki CS, Lee NY.

J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Oct;51(10):3225-7. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01335-13. Epub 2013 Jul 17.

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Xpert MTB/RIF testing of stool samples for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children.

Nicol MP, Spiers K, Workman L, Isaacs W, Munro J, Black F, Zemanay W, Zar HJ.

Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Aug;57(3):e18-21. doi: 10.1093/cid/cit230. Epub 2013 Apr 11. Erratum in: Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Jul 1;59(1):145.

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Enhancing TB case detection: experience in offering upfront Xpert MTB/RIF testing to pediatric presumptive TB and DR TB cases for early rapid diagnosis of drug sensitive and drug resistant TB.

Raizada N, Sachdeva KS, Nair SA, Kulsange S, Gupta RS, Thakur R, Parmar M, Gray C, Ramachandran R, Vadera B, Ekka S, Dhawan S, Babre A, Ghedia M, Alavadi U, Dewan P, Khetrapal M, Khanna A, Boehme C, Paramsivan CN.

PLoS One. 2014 Aug 20;9(8):e105346. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0105346. eCollection 2014.

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Diagnostic accuracy of Xpert® MTB/RIF on bronchoscopy specimens in patients with suspected pulmonary tuberculosis.

Lee HY, Seong MW, Park SS, Hwang SS, Lee J, Park YS, Lee CH, Lee SM, Yoo CG, Kim YW, Han SK, Yim JJ.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2013 Jul;17(7):917-21. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.12.0885. Epub 2013 Apr 23.

PMID:
23621953
13.

Burden of tuberculosis in intensive care units in Cape Town, South Africa, and assessment of the accuracy and effect on patient outcomes of the Xpert MTB/RIF test on tracheal aspirate samples for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis: a prospective burden of disease study with a nested randomised controlled trial.

Calligaro GL, Theron G, Khalfey H, Peter J, Meldau R, Matinyenya B, Davids M, Smith L, Pooran A, Lesosky M, Esmail A, Miller MG, Piercy J, Michell L, Dawson R, Raine RI, Joubert I, Dheda K.

Lancet Respir Med. 2015 Aug;3(8):621-30. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(15)00198-8. Epub 2015 Jul 22.

PMID:
26208996
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Evaluation of Xpert® MTB/RIF Assay in Induced Sputum and Gastric Lavage Samples from Young Children with Suspected Tuberculosis from the MVA85A TB Vaccine Trial.

Bunyasi EW, Tameris M, Geldenhuys H, Schmidt BM, Luabeya AK, Mulenga H, Scriba TJ, Hanekom WA, Mahomed H, McShane H, Hatherill M.

PLoS One. 2015 Nov 10;10(11):e0141623. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0141623. eCollection 2015.

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Xpert MTB/RIF assay shortens airborne isolation for hospitalized patients with presumptive tuberculosis in the United States.

Lippincott CK, Miller MB, Popowitch EB, Hanrahan CF, Van Rie A.

Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Jul 15;59(2):186-92. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu212. Epub 2014 Apr 11.

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Use of the Xpert(®) MTB/RIF assay for diagnosing pulmonary tuberculosis comorbidity and multidrug-resistant TB in obstetrics and gynaecology inpatient wards at the University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia.

Bates M, Ahmed Y, Chilukutu L, Tembo J, Cheelo B, Sinyangwe S, Kapata N, Maeurer M, O'Grady J, Mwaba P, Zumla A.

Trop Med Int Health. 2013 Sep;18(9):1134-40. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12145. Epub 2013 Jul 3.

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Xpert MTB/RIF assay for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Detjen AK, DiNardo AR, Leyden J, Steingart KR, Menzies D, Schiller I, Dendukuri N, Mandalakas AM.

Lancet Respir Med. 2015 Jun;3(6):451-61. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(15)00095-8. Epub 2015 Mar 24. Review.

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Testing Pooled Sputum with Xpert MTB/RIF for Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis To Increase Affordability in Low-Income Countries.

Abdurrahman ST, Mbanaso O, Lawson L, Oladimeji O, Blakiston M, Obasanya J, Dacombe R, Adams ER, Emenyonu N, Sahu S, Creswell J, Cuevas LE.

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Aug;53(8):2502-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00864-15. Epub 2015 May 27.

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Diagnostic yield of Bronchoalveolar Lavage gene Xpert in smear-negative and sputum-scarce pulmonary tuberculosis.

Khalil KF, Butt T.

J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2015 Feb;25(2):115-8. doi: 02.2015/JCPSP.115118.

PMID:
25703755
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Comparison of the Xpert MTB/RIF test with an IS6110-TaqMan real-time PCR assay for direct detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in respiratory and nonrespiratory specimens.

Armand S, Vanhuls P, Delcroix G, Courcol R, Lemaître N.

J Clin Microbiol. 2011 May;49(5):1772-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02157-10. Epub 2011 Mar 16.

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