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Tuberculosis cases are the highest in the United States in a decade

 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States reported that the number of cases of tuberculosis in the United States in 2023 is the highest in a decade.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a statement Today, Thursday, forty states reported an increase in tuberculosis cases, and rates rose among all age groups, according to what was reported by the Associated Press news agency. More than 9,600 cases were reported, an increase of 16% from 2022 and the highest since 2013, and cases decreased sharply at the beginning of the (Covid-19) pandemic, but have been on the rise since then. Now.

Most cases of tuberculosis in the United States are diagnosed in people born in other countries.

 

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