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Table 2 TB cases diagnosed by screening or not by demographics, screening results and TB Register report

From: The role of entry screening in case finding of tuberculosis among asylum seekers in Norway

Case number Diagnosed by screening Arrival to diagn. (months) Age on arrival (years) Gender Married Country of origin Mantoux result on arrival (mm) X-ray findings on arrival Culture results on diagnosis Localisation of disease
1 Yes 0 25 F Yes Somalia 9 Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
2 Yes 0 28 F Yes Somalia No Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
3 Yes 0 24 M No Afghanistan 12 Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
4a Yes 0 24 F No Somalia 2 Normal No Pulmonary
5 Yes 0 43 M Yes Russia 18 Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
6 Yes 0 30 F No Somalia 16 Parenchymal Positive Lymphatic
7 Yes 0 25 M No Somalia No Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
8 Yes 0 31 M No Serbia/Montenegro No Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
9 Yes 1 49 F No Somalia 17 Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
10 Yes 1 23 M No China 15 Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
11 Yes 1 22 M No Serbia/Montenegro No Pleura Positive Pulmonary
12 Yes 1 24 F No Somalia 10 Normal Positive Unknown
13 Yes 2 50 M Yes Iraq No Parenchymal Negative Pulmonary
14 Yes 2 33 M No Algeria 10 Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
15 Yes 2 29 F Yes Congo rep 20 Normal Positive GI/periton.
16 No 4 19 M No Somalia 15 Normal Positive Lymphatic
17 No 5 51 F No Yemen 15 Pleural No Pulmonary
18 No 8 26 M No Russia 8 Parenchymal Positive Pulmonary
19 No 10 37 M Yes Russia 20 Normal No Pulmonary
20 No 11 21 F Yes Somalia 11 Normal Positive Lymphatic
21 No 15 26 F No Syria 19 Normal Positive Pulmonary
22 No 15 26 F No Somalia 13 Normal Positive CNS
23 No 15 23 F Yes Somalia 13 Normal Positive Pulmonary
24 No 16 45 F No Somalia 17 Normal No Unknown
25 No 17 25 F No Somalia 20 Parenchymal Positive Lymphatic
26 No 20 31 M Yes Russia 14 Normal Positive Pulmonary
27 No 20 25 M Yes Somalia 15 Parenchymal Positive GI/periton.
28 No 27 24 F No Somalia 14 Normal Positive Lymphatic
  1. aThis case was included because of a positive QFT test