Medical Definition of Tuberculin tine test

1. In this test a small amount of tuberculosis antigen in injected into the skin (dermis). The skin is inspected later to see if a positive skin reaction has occurred. The presence of inflammation indicates that your body has been exposed to tuberculosis antigen at some point in your life. A chest X-ray will be taken to look for signs of TB if your tine test is positive. (27 Sep 1997)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Tuberculin Tine Test

tubercula
tubercula dolorosa
tubercular
tuberculars
tuberculate
tuberculated
tuberculation
tubercule
tubercules
tuberculid
tuberculiform
tuberculin
tuberculin-type hypersensitivity
tuberculin skin test
tuberculin test
tuberculin tine test (current term)
tuberculins
tuberculitis
tuberculization
tuberculo-
tuberculo-opsonic index
tuberculocele
tuberculochemotherapeutic
tuberculocidal
tuberculoderma
tuberculofibroid
tuberculoid
tuberculoid leprosy
tuberculoid rosacea
tuberculoma

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