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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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Tuberculin skin test evaluation in healthcare workers and distribution by occupation.
Comparison of Quantiferon-TB Gold versus tuberculin skin test for tuberculosis screening in inflammatory bowel disease patients.
Tuberculin skin test negativity is under tight genetic control of chromosomal region 11p14-15 in settings with different tuberculosis endemicities.
Conclusion: Latent tuberculosis infection prevalence was higher based on tuberculin skin test than QuantiFERON- Tuberculosis Gold In-Tube test.
InterferonGamma Assay for the Diagnosis of Latent TB Infection - Analysis of Discordant Results, When Compared to the Tuberculin Skin Test. PloS One.
Comparison of two interferon-gamma assays and tuberculin skin test for tracing tuberculosis contacts.
The Significance of a False Negative Tuberculin Skin Test. The better correlation of IGRA versus TST with exposure in previous contact investigations particularly in BCG immunised populations was reflection of a higher specificity of IGRA compared to TST.
One to two close contacts from each index case were screened for TB using X ray chest, sputum microscopy and tuberculin skin test through the research support.
Hemogram, tuberculin skin test and Ig A, E, M were found to be normal.
Due to a nationwide shortage of tuberculin skin test antigens, federal health officials are recommending alternative ways of testing for tuberculosis.
Routine HIV and tuberculin skin test results had been negative 4 months previously, and pre-immigration examination results and chest radiograph had been normal.
Latent TB Infection (LTBI) is diagnosed when the patient has evidence of TB infection either by positive Mantoux Tuberculin skin test (TST) or more recently by a positive interferon gamma release assays (IGRAs) with no clinical or radiological evidence for active disease.