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TB Skin Test Fact Sheet (Multi-Language)

TB Skin Test Fact Sheet (Multi-Language)

Author: Oregon Public Health Division
Publication Date: 2016
Country of Origin: United States
Format: Fact Sheets
Language: Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian, Burmese, Chinese, Croatian, English, Hmong, Indonesian, Khmer, Korean, Lao, Nepali, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tibetan, Vietnamese, Oromo/Oromiffa, Karen

Abstract

A fact sheet on the TB skin test, including information on latent TB infection, TB disease, and what a positive/negative skin test means. The fact sheet also has information on testing after receiving the BCG vaccine.

Publisher:

Oregon Public Health Division

Audience(s):

General Public, Health Educators/Communicators, Outreach Workers

Topic:

Diagnosis- Screening, General TB Information, Diagnosis- Skin Test

Notes:

These materials were adapted from the Minnesota Department of Health, TB Prevention and Control Program. Available in: English, Amharic, Arabic, Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, Burmese, Chinese-Simplified, Chinese-Traditional, Hmong, Indonesian, Karen, Khmer, Korean, Laotian, Nepali, Oromo, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tibetan, Vietnamese

Disclaimer: The information on the Find TB Resources Website is made available as a public service. Neither the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention nor the National Prevention Information Network endorses the organizations, Website s, and materials presented. It is the responsibility of the user to evaluate this information prior to use based on individual, community, and organizational needs and standards.