What is Mantoux test positive?

What is Mantoux test positive?

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Answer 1
October, 2020
The test is "positive" if there is a bump of a certain size where the fluid was injected. This means you probably have TB germs in your body. Most people with a positive TB skin test have latent TB infection.

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