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What does L-J stand for?

L-J stands for L+¦wenstein-Jensen medium


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Methods : We compared 12,726 clinical specimens using BACTEC 460 TB system and conventional method for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis over a period of six years. Result: The overall recovery rate was 39% by BACTEC technique and 29% using Lowenstein-Jensen (LJ) medium. An average detection time for B actec0 460 TB system was found to be 13. 3 days and 15. 3 days as against 31. 2 days and 35.