Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, August 26th, 2001
R.E. Besser and colleagues at the University of California, San Diego, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention identified several new or re-emerging risk factors for positive Mantoux tuberculin skin tests (TST) among children five years old or younger in San Diego, among them visits to homes across the U.S.-Mexico border and consumption of raw dairy products.
"Source case finding in San Diego rarely detects the source for children with...
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