Table 4.

Demographic and Clinical Characteristics of the 43 TB Source Cases

CharacteristicsNo. (%)
Median age and range, y29 (16–66)
Male21 (49)
Race/ethnicity
Hispanic26 (61)
Black9 (21)
Asian5 (12)
White3 (7)
Birth in United States10 (23)
Sputum smear/culture results
Positive/positive33 (77)
Positive/negative1 (2)
Negative/positive5 (12)
Negative/negative4 (9)