E-MTD

AcronymDefinition
E-MTDEnhanced Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Direct Test
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(13) compared the performance of the E-MTD and the Cobas Amplicor tests with 486 respiratory and nonrespiratory specimens obtained from 323 patients.
This option is available in the Amplicor test, but if the E-MTD test is used, a specimen to which M.
[4] Nonstandard abbreviations: TB, tuberculosis; AFB, acid-fast bacilli; NAA, nucleic acid amplification; FDA, Food and Drug Administration; E-MTD, Enhanced Mycobacterium tuberculosis Direct Test; Amplicor, Amplicor Mycobacterium tuberculosis Test; RIF, rifampin; INH, isoniazid; and LiPA, Line Probe assay.