The comparative value of pleural fluid adenosine deaminase and neopterin levels in diagnostic utility of pleural tuberculosis


Kosar F., Yurt S., Yigitbas B. A. , Seker B., Ozcelik H. K. , UZUN H.

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, vol.63, no.4, pp.243-249, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 63 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5578/tt.9973
  • Title of Journal : TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Page Numbers: pp.243-249

Abstract

Introduction: The aim of the present study was to evaluate and compare the diagnostic accuracy of pleura levels of adenosinedeaminase (ADA) and neopterin for the differential diagnosis of pleural tuberculosis (TP).