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Diagnostic accuracy of quantitative PCR (Xpert MTB/RIF) for tuberculous pericarditis compared to adenosine deaminase and unstimulated interferon-γ in a high burden setting: a prospective study

Shaheen Pandie, Jonathan G Peter, Zita S Kerbelker, Richard Meldau, Grant Theron, Ureshnie Govender, Mpiko Ntsekhe, Keertan Dheda and Bongani M Mayosi*

BMC Medicine 2014, 12:101  doi:10.1186/1741-7015-12-101

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