TITLE

Mantoux test

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1302
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "mantoux test" is presented. Mantoux test refers to an intradermal injection of intermediate strength purified protein derivative (PPD). The needle is removed after a brief delay in order to minimize leakage of the PPD at the puncture site. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21235019

 

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