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Definitive test for detecting mycobacterium tuberculosis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I have dectected Mycobacterium Tuberculosis through an PRC test, please suggest is this the correct test
Doctor :   It is PCR test?
User :   YES, Sorry PCR
Doctor :   What is the sample taken for the test?
User :   Semen
Doctor :   Why is it taken?
Doctor :   Why did you see a Doctor and what reason?
Doctor :   Did you have any symptoms?
User :   by fluke, on a friendâ??s advice my wife who had a missed aborsion last month was tested positive for TB PCR test through her menstrual blood, later it was dected in my Semen
Doctor :   TB is positive for most of the people in India
User :   HI
Doctor :   It is subclinical and do not present with symptoms for many
Doctor :   though
User :   HI...
Doctor :   Inherently and environmentaly every one is susceptible to TB
Doctor :   in country like India
User :   hi
Doctor :   Are you able to see my messages
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