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test

noun analysis, audit, check, checkup, effort, examination, experience, experiment, exploration, inquest, inquiry, inquisition, inspection, interrogation, observation, questioning, quiz, research, scrutiny, search, study, survey, trial, try, tryout
Associated concepts: blood test, clear and present danger test, compelling state interest test, prudent man test, right from wrong test, substantial evidence test
See also: attempt, canon, check, criterion, endeavor, experiment, indagation, inquiry, poll, question, research, survey, trial, try, venture

TEST. Something by which to ascertain the truth respecting another thing. 7 Penn. St. Rep. 428; 6 Whart. 284. Vide Religious Test.

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Keywords: Quantiferon, QFT-GIT, Tuberculin skin test, TST, IGRAs, Tuberculosis, Latent tuberculosis infection, LTBI.
Evaluation of 550 QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube and tuberculin skin tests among immigrant children being screened for latent tuberculosis Q6 infection.
Tuberculin skin test showed an induration of more than or equal to 10 mm in 274(34%) cases which was highest in Baluchistan.
Tuberculin skin test, immunoglobulins and skin prick test were found to be normal.
Utilization of the QuantiFERON-TB Gold test in a twostep process with the tuberculin skin test to evaluate health care workers for latent tuberculosis.
The tuberculin skin test versus QuantiFERON TB Gold[R] in predicting TB disease in an adolescent cohort study in South Africa.
Objective: We aimed to determine reasons for Tuberculin Skin Test (TST) application, positive TST frequency and the factors influencing positivity in children in the Uludag University Medical Faculty Pediatric Infectious Disease Outpatient Clinic.
Given the high rate of progression from latent to active disease as well as the high rates of severe disease in this younger population, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends using the tuberculin skin test (TST) for these young children, Dr.
Comparison of the QuantiFERON -TB Gold assay and tuberculin skin test to detect latent tuberculosis infection among target groups in Trinidad & Tobago.
Tuberculin skin test is used for more than a century, and despite its limitations [27], still is a useful tool to identify TB latently infected individuals.
Scientific surveys -- based on tuberculin skin test -- have shown that nearly one third of the global population is latently infected with the tuberculosis germ -- Mycobacterium tuberculosis ( Mtb).