Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, March 8th, 1999
Between 1987 and 1996 more than 22,000 tuberculosis cases were reported in Texas, at an average annual incidence of 12.5 cases per 100,000 population.
"Counties with the highest rates were located along the Mexico-Texas border and in northwestern Texas," J.P. Taylor et al. wrote ("Epidemiology of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Texas," American Journal of Epidemiology, February 1999;149(4):359-365).
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