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Backpain and frequent eye infection, is torch test helpful for this ?

i have backpain and frequent eye infection.mantaux test is positive. my doctor asked me to do torch test. i would like to know that from this test is it possible to diagnosis bone tuberculosis .please give me details about torch test.
Asked On : Mon, 13 Sep 2010
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Thanks for the query

TORCH is dne only in new borns as far as i know and it might not be required for u. Bone tuberculosis is diagnosed with x ray and biopsy either from the bone itself or from the draining lymph node

PLease take a second opinion from a different doctor

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Answered: Tue, 30 Aug 2011
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