Poster Abstract Session:
50. Diagnostics: Mycobacteriology
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Tracks: Adult ID

Interferon Gamma Release Assay and Tuberculin Skin Test Agreement for the Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis in HTLV-1 Subjects
Karen Luhmann, MS ; Nestor Vasquez, MD ; Daniel Hoces, MD ; Elsa Gonzalez, MD, MPH ; Timothy Brewer, MD, MPH ; Eduardo Gotuzzo, MD, FIDSA FACP ; Martin Montes, MD
  • IDweek_poster_No219.pdf (722.5 kB)
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    The Utility of the Uniform Case Definition Criteria for Differentiating Tuberculous and Viral Meningitis in Adults
    Young-Rock Jang, MD ; Min-Chul Kim, MD ; Ki-Ho Park, MD ; Mi Suk Lee, MD, PhD ; Joong Koo Kang, MD, PhD. ; Sang-Ahm Lee, MD, PhD ; Sung-Han Kim, MD
    Diagnostic Utility of Xpert MTB RIF in Extra-pulmonary Tuberculosis.
    Vidya Krishna, MD, Fellow in training in Infectious Diseases ; Ram Gopalakrishnan, AB (Infectious Diseases), FIDSA ; Anil Tarigopula, MD (Path) ; P Senthur Nambi, FNB ID ; V Ramasubramanian, MD, MRCP
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    Is Bronchoscopy Being Over-utilized in TB Diagnosis? Arkansas Experience 2009-2015
    Abeer Saadeh, MBBS ; Naveen Patil, MD MHSA MA ; James Selig, PhD ; Joseph Bates, MD MS ; Leonard Mukasa, MBChB PhD
    Xpert MTB/RIF Assay for Diagnosis of Tuberculous Meningitis (TBM) in Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital
    Poramed Winichakoon, MD ; Parichat Salee, MD, MHS ; Nontakan Nuntachit, MD ; Quanhathai Kaewpoowat, MD ; Romanee Chaiwarith, MD, MHS ; Khuanchai Supparatpinyo, MD
  • Poster-223 (IDweek 2016).pdf (629.9 kB)
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    Diagnostic Value of Interferon-γ Release Assays on Pericardial Effusion for Diagnosis of Tuberculous Pericarditis
    Sainan Bian, MA ; Yueqiu Zhang, BA ; Lifan Zhang, MD, PhD ; Xiaochun Shi, MD ; Xiaoqing Liu, MD
  • IDWeek poster-2016BSN.pdf (447.7 kB)
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    Use of Genotype MTBDR Plus (HAIN Lifesciences) assay for the Diagnosis of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in HIV and Tuberculosis co - infected Patients
    Kartik Natarajan, MBBS, INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENT ; Ameet Dravid, MD, AAHIVS ; Arun Bahulikar, MD MEDICNE
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  • CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. CDT, Wednesday Oct. 26th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.