Tuberculosis

Known as: tuberculous, Koch Disease, Disease, Koch's 
A chronic, recurrent infection caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Tuberculosis (TB) may affect almost any tissue or organ of the… (More)

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Review
2016
Review
2016
Tuberculosis (TB) is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, accounting for about 9.6 million new cases and 1.5… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
As we enter the new era of Sustainable Development Goals, the international community has committed to ending the TB epidemic by… (More)
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Review
2014
Review
2014
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major health threat that will only be defeated by a combination of better drugs… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Global control of tuberculosis is hampered by slow, insensitive diagnostic methods, particularly for the detection of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND The epidemics of HIV-1 and tuberculosis in South Africa are closely related. High mortality rates in co-infected… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mycobacterium tuberculosis is an intracellular pathogen persisting within phagosomes through interference with phagolysosome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Infliximab is a humanized antibody against tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) that is used in the treatment of… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Countless millions of people have died from tuberculosis, a chronic infectious disease caused by the tubercle bacillus. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Widespread use of DNA restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) to differentiate strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Tuberculosis, a major health problem in developing countries, has reemerged in recent years in many industrialized countries. The… (More)
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