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Are patients on treatment for pulmonary TB who stop expectorating sputum genuinely culture negative?

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F. M. R. Perrin, R. A. M. Breen, T. D. McHugh, S. H. Gillespie, M. C. I. Lipman

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1009-1010
Number of pages6
JournalThorax
Volume64
Issue number11
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Publication statusPublished - Nov 2009

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  • TUBERCULOSIS

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