Molecular epidemiology of HIV-associated tuberculosis in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: strain predominance, clustering and polyclonal disease
Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 05/31/2012
Adams LV et al. – Polyclonal disease was detected in 6 (43%) of 14 patients with multiple specimens typed. Most cases of HIV–associated tuberculosis among subjects from this study in Dar es Salaam resulted from recently acquired infection. Polyclonal infection was detected and isolates representing the East Indian GD strain family were the most common.