Radiographics 2017 Jan-Feb;37(1):52-72
From the Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, 1 Silverstein, Suite 130, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (A.C.N., E.J.M.B., S.I.K., M.M.H.); Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Mo (K.R.); Department of Radiology (X.S.) and Department of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine (E.S.G.), Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex; Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Tex (G.S.S.); Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Tex (D.O.); and Department of Radiology, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, Tex (A.E.S.).
Tuberculosis is a public health problem worldwide, including in the United States-particularly among immunocompromised patients and other high-risk groups. Tuberculosis manifests in active and latent forms. Active disease can occur as primary tuberculosis, developing shortly after infection, or postprimary tuberculosis, developing after a long period of latent infection. Read More