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Deliberations about Unexpected Pulmonary Involvement in Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis Patients

This study described the CXR findings of 72 XPTB patients and sputum examinations of 57 XPTB patients. The main objective was to assess the value of CXRs and sputum examinations for the identification of XPTB patients with pulmonary involvement, especially … Continue reading

Outcome of Unexpected Pulmonary Involvement in Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis Patients

Demographic Data During a 23-month period, 74 XPTB patients were seen by the TB Control Program, Public Health, Seattle & King County. Of those patients, 2 children were < 9 years of age, resulting in 72 eligible patients in the … Continue reading