Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

Tuberculosis Among Pregnant Women— New York City, 1985-1992

Tuberculosis Among Pregnant Women— New York City, 1985-1992 Leads From the and Morbidity Mortality Weekly Report Ga Atlanta, Tuberculosis Women\p=m-\ Among Pregnant New York 1985-1992 City, MMWR. 611-612 and HIV infection 1993;U2:605, is an risk one, renal; one, gastrointestinal; one, important FROM 1985 the number factor for the of clinical TB through 1992, pleural). development of tuberculosis cases in¬ Seven of 11 women tested for HIV in adult coinfected (TB) an with reported Mycobacte- creased 20% in the United were HIV Seven of the 16 wom¬ rium for States.1 tuberculosis.6 positive. Thus, screening TB cases increased en were as TB should focus on users (defined current at During 1985-1990, drug populations high 44% 25-44 use of cocaine or Six of the sev¬ risk for HIV heroin). infection and among persons aged years acquired and 27% children <15 en women who HIV were were among (aged positive immunodeficiency syndrome, including that TB be an users or described their IDUs and were infected with years),2 indicating may drug by persons already as users HIV. increasing problem among reproduc¬ physicians injecting-drug women.3·4 To determine the were cocaine TB-related (IDUs): two women can mimic the tive-aged users, symptoms of active TB three were and one was both a that occur prevalence http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

Tuberculosis Among Pregnant Women— New York City, 1985-1992

JAMA , Volume 270 (11) – Sep 15, 1993

Loading next page...
 
/lp/american-medical-association/tuberculosis-among-pregnant-women-new-york-city-1985-1992-n1bMqq9BZf
Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1993 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0098-7484
eISSN
1538-3598
DOI
10.1001/jama.1993.03510110027009
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Leads From the and Morbidity Mortality Weekly Report Ga Atlanta, Tuberculosis Women\p=m-\ Among Pregnant New York 1985-1992 City, MMWR. 611-612 and HIV infection 1993;U2:605, is an risk one, renal; one, gastrointestinal; one, important FROM 1985 the number factor for the of clinical TB through 1992, pleural). development of tuberculosis cases in¬ Seven of 11 women tested for HIV in adult coinfected (TB) an with reported Mycobacte- creased 20% in the United were HIV Seven of the 16 wom¬ rium for States.1 tuberculosis.6 positive. Thus, screening TB cases increased en were as TB should focus on users (defined current at During 1985-1990, drug populations high 44% 25-44 use of cocaine or Six of the sev¬ risk for HIV heroin). infection and among persons aged years acquired and 27% children <15 en women who HIV were were among (aged positive immunodeficiency syndrome, including that TB be an users or described their IDUs and were infected with years),2 indicating may drug by persons already as users HIV. increasing problem among reproduc¬ physicians injecting-drug women.3·4 To determine the were cocaine TB-related (IDUs): two women can mimic the tive-aged users, symptoms of active TB three were and one was both a that occur prevalence

Journal

JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Sep 15, 1993

There are no references for this article.