QuantiFERON-TB (Interferon-gamma releasing assay)

QuantiFERON-TB (Interferon-gamma releasing assay) is a topic covered in the Guide to Diagnostic Tests.

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Test/Range/Collection

QuantiFERON -TB (Interferon-gamma releasing assay), whole blood

Negative

Green top (must be delivered to test laboratory within 12 hr) or unique QFT-G blood collection tubes (Nil, TB Antigen, Mitogen)

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TY - ELEC T1 - QuantiFERON-TB (Interferon-gamma releasing assay) ID - 619266 A1 - Lu,Chuanyi Mark, AU - McPhee,Stephen J, AU - Nicoll,Diana, BT - Guide to Diagnostic Tests UR - https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/GDT/619266/all/QuantiFERON_TB__Interferon_gamma_releasing_assay_ PB - McGraw-Hill Education ET - 7 DB - Emergency Central DP - Unbound Medicine ER -