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Mantoux Skin Test

Volume 448: debated on Wednesday 28 June 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps she is taking in relation to the use of the Mantoux skin test for tuberculosis within the NHS in advance of the manufacturers of the purified protein derivative utilised in the test applying for a licence for the product. (80314)

I refer the hon. Member to the reply given to the hon. Member for Eddisbury (Mr. O’Brien) on 26 June 2006, Official Report, columns 239-40W.