How important is TB today?
Tuberculosis kills more people today than any other infectious disease. About 3 million people a year die from TB worldwide. However, death from TB is rare in the United States. King County averages about 116 cases of people with active TB per year and of these people the cure rate is almost one hundred percent.

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1. What is TB?
2. How is TB spread?
3. What are the signs and symptoms of TB?
4. How do you treat active TB?
5. What is TB infection and how do you treat it?
6. What is the difference between TB infection and TB disease?
7. What is the TB skin test?
8. How important is TB today?