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Did You Know?


Did You Know? is a feature from the Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support to inform your prevention activities. We invite you to read, share, and take action!

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November 17, 2017
  • A total of 9,272 tuberculosis (TB) cases were reported in the United States in 2016.
  • The nation is making slow progress toward TB elimination; expanded efforts to address latent TB infection are needed to speed the pace.
  • TB control programs can track trends and prioritize public health activities using CDC’s AtlasPlus online tool.

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Page last reviewed: November 17, 2017