Tuberculosis in the United States

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Slide 1 (title slide). Tuberculosis in the United States—National Tuberculosis Surveillance System, Highlights from 2015. This slide set was prepared by the Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). It provides trends for the recent past and highlights data collected through the National Tuberculosis Surveillance System for 2015. Since 1953, through the cooperation of state and local health departments, CDC has collected information on newly reported cases of tuberculosis (TB) disease in the United States. The data presented here were collected by the revised TB case report introduced in 2009. Each individual TB case report (Report of Verified Case of Tuberculosis, or RVCT) is submitted electronically to CDC. The data for this slide set are based on updates received by CDC as of June 9, 2016. All case counts and rates for years 1993–2015 have been updated.

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Slide 2- Reported Tuberculosis (TB) Cases, United States, 1982–2015from 2015. This slide set was prepared by the Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). It provides trends for the recent past and highlights data collected through the National Tuberculosis Surveillance System for 2015. Since 1953, through the cooperation of state and local health departments, CDC has collected information on newly reported cases of tuberculosis (TB) disease in the United States. The data presented here were collected by the revised TB case report introduced in 2009. Each individual TB case report (Report of Verified Case of Tuberculosis, or RVCT) is submitted electronically to CDC. The data for this slide set are based on updates received by CDC as of June 9, 2016. All case counts and rates for years 1993–2015 have been updated.

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Slide 1 (title slide). Tuberculosis in the United States—National Tuberculosis Surveillance System, Highlights from 2015. This slide set was prepared by the Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). It provides trends for the recent past and highlights data collected through the National Tuberculosis Surveillance System for 2015. Since 1953, through the cooperation of state and local health departments, CDC has collected information on newly reported cases of tuberculosis (TB) disease in the United States. The data presented here were collected by the revised TB case report introduced in 2009. Each individual TB case report (Report of Verified Case of Tuberculosis, or RVCT) is submitted electronically to CDC. The data for this slide set are based on updates received by CDC as of June 9, 2016. All case counts and rates for years 1993–2015 have been updated.

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Slide 4 - TB Case Rates, United States, 2015

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Slide 5 - Map of U.S.-Affiliated Pacific Islands, by TB Case Rates, 2015

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Slide 6 - TB Case Rates, U.S.-Affiliated Pacific Islands, 2015

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Slide 7 - TB Case Rates, by Age Group, United States, 1993–2015

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Slide 8 - Reported TB Cases, by Age Group, United States, 2015

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Slide 9 - TB Case Rates, by Age Group and Sex, United States, 2015

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Slide 10 - TB Case Rates, by Race/Ethnicity, United States, 2003–2015

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Slide 11 - TB Case Rates, by Age Group and Race/Ethnicity, United States, 2015

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Slide 12. Reported TB Cases, by Race/Ethnicity, United States, 2015

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Slide 13. Number of TB Cases Among U.S.-Born versus Foreign-Born Persons, United States, 1993–2015

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Slide 14. Trends in TB Cases Among Foreign-Born Persons, United States, 1993–2015

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Slide 15. Reported TB Cases, by Origin and Race/Ethnicity, United States, 2015

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Slide 16. Percentage of Foreign-Born Persons Among TB Cases, United States, 2005 and 2015.

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Slide 8 - Reported TB Cases, by Age Group, United States, 2015

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Slide 8 - Reported TB Cases, by Age Group, United States, 2015

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Slide 8 - Reported TB Cases, by Age Group, United States, 2015

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Slide 8 - Reported TB Cases, by Age Group, United States, 2015

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Slide 8 - Reported TB Cases, by Age Group, United States, 2015

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Slide 8 - Reported TB Cases, by Age Group, United States, 2015

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Slide 8 - Reported TB Cases, by Age Group, United States, 2015

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Slide 8 - Reported TB Cases, by Age Group, United States, 2015

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National Tuberculosis Surveillance System Highlights from 2015 - Slide 36

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National Tuberculosis Surveillance System Highlights from 2015
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