Ann Lab Med 2018; 38(6): 610-612
Utility of 16S rRNA PCR in the Synovial Fluid for the Diagnosis of Prosthetic Joint Infection
Sujeesh Sebastian, M.Sc.1, Rajesh Malhotra, M.S.2, Vishnubhatla Sreenivas, Ph.D.3, Arti Kapil, M.D.1, Rama Chaudhry, M.D.1, and Benu Dhawan, M.D.1
Departments of 1Microbiology, 2Orthopaedics, and 3Biostatistics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Corresponding author: Benu Dhawan
Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi110029, India
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Received: December 3, 2017; Revised: April 10, 2018; Accepted: June 14, 2018; Published online: November 1, 2018.
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