ID#: 3754
Description: Caption:
This is a photograph depicts the instrument used to administer the tuberculin tine test, which introduces tuberculosis antigen just under the skin. The antigen is located on the tines, or spikes, that are used to penetrate the skin, usually on the forearm. After introducing the antigen, the results are observed 48 to 72 hours.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Donald Kopanoff
Creation Date: 1969
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.