International Journal of Clinical Medicine

Vol.5 No.15(2014), Paper ID 48589, 8 pages

DOI:10.4236/ijcm.2014.515121

 

Role of Serum Procalcitonin Level in Differentiating between Pulmonary Tuberculosis and Community-Acquired Pneumonia

 

Mohammad Shameem, Mazhar Alam, Shagufta Moin, Rakesh Bhargava, Zuber Ahmad, Jamal Akhtar

 

Department of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, UP 202002, India
Department of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, UP 202002, India
Department of Biochemistry, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India
Department of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, UP 202002, India
Department of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, UP 202002, India
Department of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, UP 202002, India

 

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Shameem, M. , Alam, M. , Moin, S. , Bhargava, R. , Ahmad, Z. and Akhtar, J. (2014) Role of Serum Procalcitonin Level in Differentiating between Pulmonary Tuberculosis and Community-Acquired Pneumonia. International Journal of Clinical Medicine, 5, 902-909. doi: 10.4236/ijcm.2014.515121.

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