Review on convectional and advanced diagnostic techniques of human tuberculosis

Birhanu Tadesse, Ejeta Eyasu
2015 Journal of Medical Laboratory and Diagnosis  
Tuberculosis is a major health problem throughout the world causing large number of deaths, more than that of any other single infectious disease. Accurate and early diagnosis of tuberculosis is important for its effective management. The continued development of affordable, sensitive, and specific diagnostic tools will be required for use in resource-poor settings, where the incidence of disease is the highest like Ethiopia. This paper was done to give concise review on various convectional
more » ... advanced diagnostic techniques of human tuberculosis, focused on diagnostic techniques used in clinical and research setting in Ethiopia.
doi:10.5897/jmld2012.0101 fatcat:s4nsy6gcxrccbmpuypa5fw2yuq