Davies, Pai’s article, “ The Diagnosis and Misdiagnosis of Tuberculosis (2008)” seeks to relay information regarding the diagnoses and misdiagnoses of TB as well as providing insight into the background of TB. Davies, Pai define clinical, radiological, bacteriological, molecular, and immunological, TB diagnosis in order to further examine the diagnosis and misdiagnosis of TB. Davies, Pai compile definitions and difficulties and common pitfalls in TB diagnosis in order to provide an accurate and informative background to diagnosis and misdiagnosis of TB. This article is significant to global health as TB is a global health issue and knowledge of misdiagnosis.

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