Re-analysis of epidemiologically linked tuberculosis cases not supported by IS6110-RFLP-based genotyping.

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Tuberculosis microepidemics are considered as such when a proven epidemiological link is identified between the cases. However, some studies have found microepidemics that were not supported by genotyping data. In a cross-sectional study, 44 linked pairs from 33 microepidemics identified during a 5-year period in Madrid, Spain were analysed to evaluate… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2009.02839.x

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@article{Martn2009ReanalysisOE, title={Re-analysis of epidemiologically linked tuberculosis cases not supported by IS6110-RFLP-based genotyping.}, author={A. Mart{\'i}n and Jos{\'e} Juan I{\~n}igo and F. de S. Chaves and Marta Herr{\'a}nz and Mar{\'i}a-Jes{\'u}s Ruiz-Serrano and Elia Palenque and Eva Tiz{\'o}n Bouza and Dar{\'i}o Garc{\'i}a de Viedma}, journal={Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases}, year={2009}, volume={15 8}, pages={763-9} }