SPUTUM FOR GENE XPERT
On same day
No special preparation is required
Why SPUTUM FOR GENE XPERT test is done The GeneXpert MTB/RIF test had a fair sensitivity and specificity for diagnosing smear negative pulmonary TB. It may be useful for diagnosing pulmonary TB in patients with a negative sputum AFB smear. The assay is faster than culture and can detect rifampicin resistant strains of MTB.