Table 3

Intensity of immunohistochemical staining by two antibodies in relation to granuloma features.

Granuloma characteristics

Intensity of anti-BCG staining

Intensity of anti-MPT64 staining


Mild

Moderate

Strong

Mild

Moderate

Strong


Organization

Well Organised

46*

38

9

8

51**

34

Non Organised

28

8

1

13

14

10

Necrosis

Non Necrotic

30

23

4

4

29

24

Necrotic

44

23

6

17

36***

20


*p = .02, **p = .001, ***p = .026

Purohit et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2007 2:36   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-2-36

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