Epidemiology of childhood tuberculosis in Switzerland between 1996 and 2011
European Journal of Pediatrics, 11/12/2013Oesch Nemeth G, et al.
The overall incidence of childhood TB disease reported in Switzerland remained stable over a 16–year period with a remarkable high rate of very young patients of foreign origin. Only half of the reported cases were culture confirmed, highlighting the need for better diagnostic tests in childhood TB.
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