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American English: /təˈbərkjələn/
British English: /tjʊˈbəːkjʊlɪn/

Translation of tuberculin in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • Tuberculin skin testing with tuberculin purified protein derivative is used to screen persons for latent tuberculosis infection.
    • Sputum culture and smears, tuberculin testing, and radiography are all essentially 19th century inventions.
    • All pregnant patients with HIV infection should also undergo tuberculin skin testing as part of their routine prenatal care.

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