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Sputum Smear Microscopy for Tuberculosis: Evaluation of Autofocus Functions and Automatic Identification of Tuberculosis Mycobacterium

By Cicero F. F. Costa Filho and Marly G. F. Costa

Submitted: March 24th 2011Reviewed: July 30th 2011Published: February 15th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/30953

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Cicero F. F. Costa Filho and Marly G. F. Costa (February 15th 2012). Sputum Smear Microscopy for Tuberculosis: Evaluation of Autofocus Functions and Automatic Identification of Tuberculosis Mycobacterium, Understanding Tuberculosis - Global Experiences and Innovative Approaches to the Diagnosis, Pere-Joan Cardona, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/30953. Available from:

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