Tuberculosis in pregnant and postpartum women: epidemiology, management, and research gaps.


Tuberculosis is most common during a woman's reproductive years and is a major cause of maternal-child mortality. National guidelines for screening and management vary widely owing to insufficient data. In this article, we review the available data on (1) the global burden of tuberculosis in women of reproductive age; (2) how pregnancy and the postpartum… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/cid/cis732

7 Figures and Tables


  • Presentations referencing similar topics