Tuberculosis is most often caused by AFB (Acid-fast bacilli) or the Mycobacterium species (TB). An AFB stain test is done to figure this out. Common symptoms include a cough that lasts for more than a week, blood in the sputum, tiredness, weight loss that can't be explained, loss of appetite, fever, and chills. Since TB is easy to spread through the air, this test helps find it and treat it quickly.
A negative AFB smear means that mycobacterium is not present. A mycobacterium infection is likely if an AFB smear is positive. The sample is grown in a lab again to confirm that the person has TB.
The Stain AFB (ZN Stain) test detects and diagnoses TB. It also monitors if the treatment for TB is working correctly.
A sample collection cup should be used to get two ounces of urine early in the morning. Then, send it to the lab for analysis, where the lab technicians will evaluate it.
No preparation is needed.
Required Documents for Stain AFB (ZN Stain), Urine Test:
No care is required.
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