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1997 Surveillance Slides

TB Morbidity
United States, 1993 - 1997

Slide 3: TB Morbidity United States, 1993 - 1997.
Slide 3. In 1997, a total of 19,851 TB cases were reported from the 50 states, New York City, and the District of Columbia. This represents a TB case rate of 7.4 cases per 100,000. This marks the fifth consecutive annual decline in both the total number of TB cases and the TB case rate. 


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