Tuberculosis in asylum seekers


seekers Asylum seekers entering the United Kingdom through Heathrow Airport have a high prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis and are more likely to contain drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates than the general UK population. The issue of asylum seekers is universally controversial, with recent reports in the UK suggesting an inward flow of 2… (More)


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@inproceedings{Muir2003TuberculosisIA, title={Tuberculosis in asylum seekers}, author={Michael C. Muir}, year={2003} }