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HIV and childhood tuberculosis: The way forward
Tuberculosis has been a major cause of morbidity and mortality in under-resourced communities. By causing progressive immunodeficiency, the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) increases susceptibility to tuberculosis in an ...
Resistant Mycobacterium bovis Bacillus Calmette-Guérin Disease: Implications for Management of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin Disease in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Children
Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) disease in children are lacking, and there are limited data on drug resistance of Mycobacterium bovis BCG. A 6-month-old HIV-infected infant ...
Tuberculous meningitis and miliary tuberculosis in young children
OBJECTIVES: To document the clinical and diagnostic features of tuberculous meningitis (TBM) in young children with and without concomitant miliary tuberculosis (TB). METHODS: A retrospective comparative study. RESULTS: ...