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Characteristics of Study and Other Children Less Than Five Years of Age With TB: California, 1994
↵* P = .01.
↵† Exclusive categories.
Principal Reasons for Assessment of Children With TB and the Number of Children With Adult Source Cases Found in Each Group: California
↵* Includes 4 children infected with M bovis.
↵† One presumptive source case was reclassified as TB class 2 (infection without disease) after the contact investigation was performed.
Factors Associated With Finding a Source Case for Children With TB in California*
↵* Excludes 4 children infected with M bovis.
↵† Excludes 10 children whose parents' birthplaces were unknown.
Demographic and Clinical Characteristics of the 43 TB Source Cases
Missed Opportunities to Prevent Transmission From 43 Source Cases
↵* Total sums to >43 because each source case is categorized under every opportunity that was missed.
↵† Among source cases who were nonadherent with therapy.
↵‡ Among source cases who had a positive sputum culture.
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