Prevalence of Tuberculosis in District Khar Bajaur Agency, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan
- *Corresponding Author:
- Abdul Wadood
Department of Biochemistry
University College of Sciences
Shankar Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan-23200
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: February 18, 2014; Accepted Date: March 11, 2014; Published Date: March 15, 2014
Citation: Shams S, Rahman A, Haq A, Hassan H, Afridi SG, Wadood A (2014) Prevalence of Tuberculosis in District Khar Bajaur Agency, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan. Biochem Anal Biochem 3: 148. doi: 10.4172/2161-1009.1000148
Copyright: © 2014 Shams S, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) are a slow-growing facultative intracellular parasite. TB is one of the most common infectious diseases of developing countries including Pakistan. TB is commonly diagnosed by microscopic examination of spontaneously expectorated sputum.