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1.

Variable interpretation of the tuberculin skin test.

[No authors listed]

Prescrire Int. 2012 Nov;21(132):272.

PMID:
23210264
2.

Tuberculin reactivity in adult BCG-vaccinated subjects: a cross-sectional study.

Bugiani M, Borraccino A, Migliore E, Carosso A, Piccioni P, Cavallero M, Caria E, Salamina G, Arossa W.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2003 Apr;7(4):320-6.

PMID:
12729336
3.

False-positive tuberculin skin tests: what is the absolute effect of BCG and non-tuberculous mycobacteria?

Farhat M, Greenaway C, Pai M, Menzies D.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2006 Nov;10(11):1192-204. Review.

PMID:
17131776
4.

The tuberculin skin test is unreliable in school children BCG-vaccinated in infancy and at low risk of tuberculosis infection.

Jacobs S, Warman A, Richardson R, Yacoub W, Lau A, Whittaker D, Cockburn S, Verma G, Boffa J, Tyrrell G, Kunimoto D, Manfreda J, Langlois-Klassen D, Long R.

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2011 Sep;30(9):754-8. doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e31821b8f54.

PMID:
21487326
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[Evaluation of tuberculin reactivity in different age groups with and without BCG vaccination].

Yildirim C, Küçük AI, Ongüt G, Oğünç D, Colak D, Mutlu G.

Mikrobiyol Bul. 2009 Jan;43(1):27-35. Turkish.

PMID:
19334377
7.

[Comparison of interferon-gamma whole blood assay with tuberculin skin test for the diagnosis of tuberculosis infection in tuberculosis contacts].

Oztürk N, Sürücüoğlu S, Ozkütük N, Gazi H, Akçali S, Köroğlu G, Ciçek C.

Mikrobiyol Bul. 2007 Apr;41(2):193-202. Turkish.

PMID:
17682705
8.

School based screening for tuberculosis infection in Norway: comparison of positive tuberculin skin test with interferon-gamma release assay.

Winje BA, Oftung F, Korsvold GE, Mannsåker T, Ly IN, Harstad I, Dyrhol-Riise AM, Heldal E.

BMC Infect Dis. 2008 Oct 17;8:140. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-8-140.

9.

Influence of bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccination on size of tuberculin skin test reaction: to what size?

Tissot F, Zanetti G, Francioli P, Zellweger JP, Zysset F.

Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Jan 15;40(2):211-7. Epub 2004 Dec 20.

PMID:
15655737
10.

Comparison of QuantiFERON-TB Gold test and tuberculin skin test for the identification of latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in lupus patients.

Yilmaz N, Zehra Aydin S, Inanc N, Karakurt S, Direskeneli H, Yavuz S.

Lupus. 2012 Apr;21(5):491-5. doi: 10.1177/0961203311430700. Epub 2011 Dec 2.

PMID:
22140142
11.

The utility and interpretation of tuberculin skin tests in the Middle East.

Al-Jahdali H, Memish ZA, Menzies D.

Am J Infect Control. 2005 Apr;33(3):151-6.

PMID:
15798669
12.

[The frequency profile of tuberculin skin testing among students in nursing school].

Fujino T, Abe Y, Miyata A, Suzuki K.

Kekkaku. 1999 Jun;74(6):493-7. Japanese.

PMID:
10423960
13.

Comparison of positive tuberculin skin test with an interferon-gamma-based assay in unexposed children.

Soysal A, Türel O, Toprak D, Bakir M.

Jpn J Infect Dis. 2008 May;61(3):192-5.

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[Is the tuberculin skin test still suitable to diagnose tuberculosis infection ?].

de Kantor IN, Ritacco V.

Medicina (B Aires). 2009;69(3):359-69. Spanish.

PMID:
19622488
15.

Comparison of the interferon- gamma release assay and the tuberculin skin test for contact investigation of tuberculosis in BCG-vaccinated health care workers.

Lee SS, Liu YC, Huang TS, Chen YS, Tsai HC, Wann SR, Lin HH.

Scand J Infect Dis. 2008;40(5):373-80. doi: 10.1080/00365540701730743.

PMID:
18418798
16.

[HIV infection, tuberculosis and tuberculin test in Switzerland. The Swiss HIV Cohort Study].

Sudre P, Rieder H, Bassetti S, Hirschel BJ, Ledergerber B, Malvy D.

Schweiz Med Wochenschr. 1996 Nov 23;126(47):2007-12. French.

PMID:
8984608
17.

Discrepancy between the tuberculin skin test and the levels of serum interferon-gamma in the diagnosis of tubercular infection in contacts.

Shalabi NM, Houssen ME.

Clin Biochem. 2009 Nov;42(16-17):1596-601. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2009.08.013. Epub 2009 Sep 2.

PMID:
19732759
18.

[Repeated tuberculin skin tests in nurse students--observation for 3 years].

Shigetoh E, Maeda A, Oiwa H, Yokosaki Y, Murakami I.

Kekkaku. 2002 Oct;77(10):659-64. Japanese.

PMID:
12440140
19.

[Evaluation of Quantiferon-TB Gold and tuberculin skin test in patients with tuberculosis, close contact of patients, health care workers and tuberculosis laboratory personnel].

Cesur S, Hoca NT, Tarhan G, Cimen F, Ceyhan I, Annakkaya AN, Aslan T, Birengel S.

Mikrobiyol Bul. 2010 Oct;44(4):553-60. Turkish.

PMID:
21063967
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Risk factors for positive mantoux tuberculin skin tests in children in San Diego, California: evidence for boosting and possible foodborne transmission.

Besser RE, Pakiz B, Schulte JM, Alvarado S, Zell ER, Kenyon TA, Onorato IM.

Pediatrics. 2001 Aug;108(2):305-10.

PMID:
11483792

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