Dictionary » G » Gaffky table

Gaffky table

Gaffky table

a numerical rating for the classification of tuberculosis according to the number of tubercle bacilli in the sputum, ranging from 1 (one to four organisms in the whole preparation) to 9 (an average of 100 per field).

Synonym: gaffky scale.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 2,713 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link