Household fuel use and latent tuberculosis infection in a Nepali population.


Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA. Electronic address: [Email]


The risk of developing latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) associated with cooking with solid fuels is unknown. This study examined the relationship between household fuel uses and LTBI in adults living in Nepal, a country with a high incidence of tuberculosis.


Biogas,Diyos,Latent tuberculosis infection,Liquefied petroleum gas,Wood smoke,

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