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Tuberculosis in a contact.
  1. A Bush,
  2. J O Warner
  1. Department of Paediatrics, National Heart and Lung Institute, London.


    A 12 year old girl developed a large tuberculous pleural effusion. She was a contact of an adult with pulmonary tuberculosis who was positive on smear testing, and she had been managed in accordance with current British Thoracic Society recommendations.

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