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Table 5 Children without active TB who had radiographic lesions possibly associated with tuberculosis sequelae at inclusion

From: Agreement between QuantiFERON®-TB Gold In-Tube and the tuberculin skin test and predictors of positive test results in Warao Amerindian pediatric tuberculosis contacts

Radiographic characteristic* Number of children, n (%)**
Calcification 46 (31)
  Segmental 17 (11)
  Lobar 2 (1)
  Unilateral 3 (2)
  Bilateral 24 (16)
Parenchymal destruction with fibrosis 5 (3)
  Segmental 4 (3)
  Lobar 0 (0)
  Unilateral 0 (0)
  Bilateral 1 (0)
Bronchiectasis 17 (11)
  Segmental 2 (1)
  Lobar 3 (2)
  Unilateral 2 (1)
  Bilateral 10 (7)
  1. *The herementioned radiographic characteristics were defined as “consequences of previous pulmonary tuberculosis” in the disease classification proposed by Marais et al. [25].
  2. **Percentages reflect the proportion of the total number of children without active TB of whom a CXR was taken (n = 148).