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Ben J. Marais, Robert P. Gie, Anneke C. Hesseling, H. Simon Schaaf, Carl Lombard, Donald A. Enarson, and Nulda Beyers
A Refined Symptom-Based Approach to Diagnose Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Children
Pediatrics, Nov 2006; 118: e1350 – e1359.
……Approach to Diagnose Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Children Ben J. Marais MRCP…Schmitz TL, Cama R, et al. Pulmonary tuberculosis in children in a developing country…N, Gie RP, et al. Respiratory tuberculosis in childhood: the diagnostic value……
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Alexey Kruk, Robert P. Gie, H. Simon Schaaf, and Ben J. Marais
Symptom-Based Screening of Child Tuberculosis Contacts: Improved Feasibility in Resource-Limited Settings
Pediatrics, Jun 2008; 121: e1646 – e1652.
……Symptom-Based Screening of Child Tuberculosis Contacts: Improved Feasibility…approach to diagnose pulmonary tuberculosis in children. Pediatrics. 2006…children in contact with infectious tuberculosis cases in the Gambia, West Africa……
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Timothy R. Sterling, Terezinha Martire, Alexandre Silva de Almeida, Li Ding, David E. Greenberg, Lorena Alves Moreira, Houda Elloumi, Angelica P.V. Torres, Clemax Couto Sant’Anna, Eliane Calazans, Geraldo Paraguassu, Tebeb Gebretsadik, Ayumi Shintani, Kathleen Miller, Afranio Kritski, Jose Roberto Lapa e Silva, and Steven M. Holland
Immune Function in Young Children With Previous Pulmonary or Miliary/Meningeal Tuberculosis and Impact of BCG Vaccination
Pediatrics, Oct 2007; 120: e912 – e921.
……Pulmonary or Miliary/Meningeal Tuberculosis and Impact of BCG Vaccination…and infants in the prevention of tuberculosis: meta-analysis of the published…BCG vaccine in the prevention of tuberculosis. JAMA. 1994; 271: 698-702……
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Jennifer Lighter, Mona Rigaud, Roger Eduardo, Chia-Hui Peng, and Henry Pollack
Latent Tuberculosis Diagnosis in Children by Using the QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube Test
Pediatrics, Jan 2009; 123: 30 – 37.
……ARTICLE ARTICLES 3 Latent Tuberculosis Diagnosis in Children by Using…BC, Canada; Keystone Symposia: Tuberculosis: From Lab Research to Field Trials…In-Tube test is a specific test for M tuberculosis exposure in children, with performance……
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Thomas A. Kenyon, Cynthia Driver, Elisabeth Haas, Sarah E. Valway, Kathleen S. Moser, and Ida M. Onorato
Immigration and Tuberculosis Among Children on the United States-Mexico Border, County of San Diego, California
Pediatrics, Jul 1999; 104: e8.
……for Disease Control and Prevention Treatment of tuberculosis and tuberculosis infection in adults and children. American Academy of Pediatrics. Tuberculosis. In: Peter G., ed. 1996 Red Book: Report of the……
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Hussain R. Yusuf, Christopher R. Braden, Abby J. Greenberg, Andre C. Weltman, Ida M. Onorato, and Sarah E. Valway
Tuberculosis Transmission Among Five School Bus Drivers and Students in Two New York Counties
Pediatrics, Sep 1997; 100: e9.
…ELECTRONIC ARTICLE Tuberculosis Transmission Among Five School…Mineola, New York; and the Bureau of Tuberculosis Control, New York State Department…to five school bus drivers with tuberculosis. This investigation was carried……
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Kim Connelly Smith, Jeffrey R. Starke, Kathleen Eisenach, Lydia T. Ong, and Melissa Denby
Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Clinical Specimens From Children Using a Polymerase Chain Reaction
Pediatrics, Feb 1996; 97: 155 – 160.
……ARTICLES Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Clinical Specimens From Children…consider-ation in the diagnosis of tuberculosis in culture-negative children. Pediatrics…Pediatrics. action (PCR), Mycobacterium tuberculosis, tuberculosis, children, diagnostic……
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Jeffrey R. Starke and Kym T. Taylor-Watts
Tuberculosis in the Pediatric Population of Houston, Texas
Pediatrics, Jul 1989; 84: 28 – 35.
……Pediatrics, 1989. Article ARTICLES Tuberculosis in the Pediatric Population of…Schauf V, Duda F, et al. Fatal tuberculosis in young children. Pediatrics 1979…Short-course chemotherapy for tuberculosis in children. Pediatrics 1983;72……
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Indi Trehan, Jareen K. Meinzen-Derr, Linda Jamison, and Mary Allen Staat
Tuberculosis Screening in Internationally Adopted Children: The Need for Initial and Repeat Testing
Pediatrics, Jul 2008; 122: e7 – e14.
……2008 ARTICLE ARTICLES 3 Tuberculosis Screening in Internationally Adopted…testing and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in children and adolescents…al. Predictors of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in international adoptees……
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Anna M. Mandalakas, H. Lester Kirchner, Sandra Iverson, Mary Chesney, Mary Jo Spencer, Angela Sidler, and Dana Johnson
Predictors of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection in International Adoptees
Pediatrics, Sep 2007; 120: e610 – e616.
……Predictors of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection in International Adoptees…tuberculin test| malnutrition| tuberculosis| adoption| immigrants| pediatrics…American Academy of Pediatrics. Tuberculosis. In: Pickering LK, ed. Red Book……
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