Burden of Tuberculosis in South African Children During Treatment for Underlying Malignancies: A Single-center Experience in Johannesburg.
Background: Children with cancer are immunocompromised with increased susceptibility to infections. We evaluated the burden of tuberculosis in children with cancer.
Author List: Naidu G, Izu A, Madimabe MR, Poyiadjis S, MacKinnon D, Rowe B, Madhi SA.
Journal Name: Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2020 Dec;39(12):1111-1115. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000002873. PMID: 33165271.