Rapid TB Culture and Sensitivity

Rapid TB Culture and Sensitivity

Rapid TB Culture and Sensitivity

What is the Rapid TB Culture and Sensitivity Test?

When an acid-fast bacteria (AFB) sample is examined microscopically for the presence of bacteria that are responsible for the transmission of infectious diseases, it is referred to as AFB sputum.

The most common disease caused by AFB mycobacterial species is tuberculosis, which most commonly affects the lungs but can also affect the brain, bones, and kidneys in rare circumstances. The sputum sample is taken because tuberculosis spreads through coughing or sneezing, and it is used in the investigation.

Why done? 

Fever, sudden weight loss, persistent cough, fatigue, headache, and other symptoms of tuberculosis are all typical manifestations. A positive test indicates that immediate medical attention is required. Culture AFB, Sputum test is also used to evaluate the effectiveness of ongoing tuberculosis treatment.


The lab Technician will provide details about the Sputum AFB test procedure. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

No preparation is needed.

Required Documents for Rapid TB Culture and Sensitivity Test:

Doctor prescription. 
• A valid government ID.

After care: 

No care is required.

AFB Culture Test price in Delhi: 

The Rapid TB Culture and Sensitivity Test cost varies by region and facility. So constantly get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centers like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.

₹ 375 750 Pay Now Limited Offer


Test Type Rapid TB Culture and Sensitivity

Rapid TB Culture and Sensitivity Test (Pathology Tests)


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