Non-pulmonary tuberculosis in Australia.

  title={Non-pulmonary tuberculosis in Australia.},
  author={Reinhard Breit},
  journal={The Medical journal of Australia},
  volume={2 10},
In 1980, out of 1457 new cases of tuberculosis diagnosed in Australia, 816 occurred in migrants, 343 of whom were Vietnamese refugees. Non-pulmonary tuberculosis comprised about 20% of cases. About 14% of the patients presented first to their local medical practitioner.