QuantiFERON-TB Gold Plus (QFT-Plus) is an advanced in vitro diagnostic test designed to detect Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the bacterium that causes tuberculosis (TB). TB remains one of the world's deadliest infectious diseases, and early and accurate detection is crucial for effective treatment and containment.
Quantiferon TB Gold Plus Test: Understanding the advantages
Reliability: With over 100 million tests sold globally and supported by more than 1,500 published studies, QuantiFERON-TB stands as a trusted tool in detecting TB infection. A distinct advantage is its ability to provide a comprehensive view of a patient's immune response, thanks to its CD8 T cell technology.
Efficiency: QFT-Plus streamlines the testing process, requiring only a single patient visit.
Convenience: The design of QFT-Plus prioritizes simplicity with its one-tube blood collection system.
Accuracy: QFT-Plus has a sensitivity exceeding 94% and a specificity surpassing 97%. Importantly, its accuracy remains unhindered by prior BCG vaccinations, minimizing potential false positives.
Quantiferon TB Gold Plus Price
Quantiferon TB Gold Plus
Chest X-Ray + Sputum Smear Test
$50 (with medical form)
Quantiferon TB Gold Plus is available at all four clinics while our Chest X-Ray + Sputum Smear Test is only available at our Bukit Timah Clinic.