African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5166

Full Length Research Paper

Paediatric tuberculosis in a low burden setting of Saudi Arabia: Drug and multidrug resistance patterns

Mogahid M. Elhassan
  • Mogahid M. Elhassan
  • Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Al Madenah Al Monawarah, Saudi Arabia.
  • Google Scholar
Miskelyemen A. Elmekki
  • Miskelyemen A. Elmekki
  • Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Al Madenah Al Monawarah, Saudi Arabia.
  • Google Scholar
Hani A. Ozbak
  • Hani A. Ozbak
  • Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Al Madenah Al Monawarah, Saudi Arabia.
  • Google Scholar
Hassan A. Hemeg
  • Hassan A. Hemeg
  • Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, College of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Al Madenah Al Monawarah, Saudi Arabia.
  • Google Scholar
Khalid A. Turkistani
  • Khalid A. Turkistani
  • Reference Tuberculosis Laboratory, Ministry of Health, Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah, Saudi Arabia.
  • Google Scholar
Shamsoon K. Kafi
  • Shamsoon K. Kafi
  • College of Medical Laboratory Science, Ribat University, Khartoum, Sudan.
  • Google Scholar
Ahmed A. Abdul-Aziz
  • Ahmed A. Abdul-Aziz
  • Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Medical Laboratory Science, Sudan University of Science and Technology, Sudan.
  • Google Scholar


  •  Received: 16 May 2018
  •  Accepted: 19 June 2018
  •  Published: 21 July 2018

How to cite this article

APA /
Elhassan, M. M., Elmekki, M. A., Ozbak, H. A., Hemeg, H. A., Turkistani, K. A., Kafi, S. K., & Abdul-Aziz, A. A. (2018). Paediatric tuberculosis in a low burden setting of Saudi Arabia: Drug and multidrug resistance patterns. African Journal of Microbiology Research, 12(27), 647-654.
Chicago /
Mogahid M. Elhassan, Miskelyemen A. Elmekki, Hani A. Ozbak, Hassan A. Hemeg, Khalid A. Turkistani, Shamsoon K. Kafi and Ahmed A. Abdul-Aziz. "Paediatric tuberculosis in a low burden setting of Saudi Arabia: Drug and multidrug resistance patterns." African Journal of Microbiology Research 12, no. 27 (2018): 647-654.
MLA /
Mogahid M. Elhassan, et al. "Paediatric tuberculosis in a low burden setting of Saudi Arabia: Drug and multidrug resistance patterns." African Journal of Microbiology Research 12.27 (2018): 647-654.