Mantoux Test - TB Skin Test

Mantoux Test - TB Skin Test


This test is conducted on the skin of a patient to determine TB infection in the body

This Test Includes


Test Instructions



Soft Copy (Portal/Email) : If the sample is collected before 12 noon then the report will get delivered as per Reporting Time / Maximum TAT (Turn Around Time) indicated with the test. For samples collected after 12 Noon, 12 hours may be added to the Report Turn Around TimeHard Copy : Delivered at home upon request. A small convenience fee may apply.

Why it is Done

A Mantoux test is a skin test that is used to detect infection by Mycobacterium Tuberculosis (TB) by any individual who could have been or is being exposed to the bacteria.

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