[Tuberculosis in children].


In developed countries like France, the incidence of tuberculosis is low, 5 to 6% in patients under 15 years of age. At the present time, tuberculosis has been irradicated in 11 French regions. Inversely, tuberculosis is still found in the Paris area. Half of the children with tuberculosis are under 5 years of age, underscoring the high risk at this age… (More)