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Findings of undiagnosed cases of active tuberculosis in medico legal autopsy cases highlight the potential risk of infection to health care providers and mortuary staff.

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Journal of Medical Society
Volume / Volumen: 28
Number / Número: 3
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 162-165
Year / Año: 2014
Month / Mes: september

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Principal institution where the research took place
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Department of Forensic Medicine and Department of Pathology, Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal, Manipur, India

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Prevalencia de Tuberculosis: Un Estudio en Autopsias Forenses

El hallazgo de casos no diagnosticados de tuberculosis activa en autopsias forenses pone de manifiesto el riesgo potencial de infección para los profesionales de la salud y el personal de la morgue.
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Bibliographic references
Referencias bibliográficas

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3. Bhatia RS. Tuberculosis and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. J Assoc Physicians India 48:613-6, 2000.
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5. Udoh MO. Pathogenesis and morphology of tuberculosis. Benin J Postgrad Med 11:91-6, 2009.
6. Ussery XT, Bierman JA, Valway SE, Seitz TA, Di Fernando GT Jr, Ostroff SM. Transmission of multi-drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis among persons exposed in a medical examiner's office, New York. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 16:160-5, 1995.

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Published in siicsalud
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2023, december 12

The article is strictly related to the following sections of siicsalud
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Legal Medicine
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Infectious Diseases

Public Health
Salud Pública

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Prevalence of Tuberculosis: A Study in Forensic Autopsies

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Thounaojam Meera Devi1

1 Dr, Regional Institute Of Medical Sciences, Imphal, Imphal, India, Professor

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