[The ocular tuberculosis epidemic situation in the Sverdlovsk Region].

@article{Nechaeva2009TheOT,
  title={[The ocular tuberculosis epidemic situation in the Sverdlovsk Region].},
  author={O B Nechaeva and E A Burylova},
  journal={Tuberkulez i bolezni legkikh},
  year={2009},
  volume={7},
  pages={14-9}
}
In the Sverdlovsk Region the proportion of extrapulmonary tuberculosis reduced from 9.7 +/- 0.2% in the 1990s to 3.8 +/- 0.2% in 2001-2007. The notified cases of extrapulmonary tuberculosis do not reflect the real situation. Ocular tuberculosis (9.6 +/- 0.49%) ranked fourth in the pattern of extrapulmonary tuberculosis, next to tuberculosis of the urinary tract (48.9 +/- 0.83%), peripheral lymph nodes (20.3 +/- 0.67%), and bones and joints (15.8 +/- 0.6). In 2001-2007, there was a rise in… CONTINUE READING

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