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2004 Surveillance Slides

TB Morbidity

United States, 2000–2004

Slide 3: TB Morbidity, United States, 2000-2004
Slide 3. TB Morbidity, United States, 2000–2004.   This slide provides the total number of reported U.S. TB cases and the associated TB rates for each of the past 5 years.  Rate is defined as cases per 100,000 population.  The number of TB cases decreased from 16,309 in 2000 to 14,517 in 2004, and the TB rate also decreased, from 5.8 in 2000 to 4.9 in 2004.


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