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1999 Surveillance Slides

TB Case Rates by Age Group and Sex, United States, 1999

Slide 6: Graph of TB Case Rates by Age Group and Sex, United States, 1999.
Slide 6: TB Case Rates by Age Group and Sex, United States, 1999. This slide graphs the TB case rates by age group and sex. It highlights the increasing risk with increasing age, ranging from a low of nearly 2 per 100,000 in children to a high of more than 15 per 100,000 in men over 65. The rates in adult men are twice those in women.

 


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