Prevalence of tuberculosis and risk of pulmonary tuberculosis in close contacts of patients in a penitentiary center in the municipality of Palmira, Colombia

Introduction: Latent tuberculosis in penitentiary institutions is more frequent. Factors such as overcrowding, malnutrition and limited access to health services increased the risk of reactivation, transmission and poor prognosis.Objective: To determine the prevalence of latent tuberculosis infectio...

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Autores Principales: Fernandez, Blanca L, Palacios Castañeda, Diana Fernanda, Pacheco, Robinson
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Universidad Libre 2019
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Acceso en línea:http://hdl.handle.net/10901/18844