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Tuberculosis in antiretroviral treatment programs in lower income countries: availability and use of diagnostics and screening.Fenner, L; Ballif, M; Graber, C; Nhandu, V; Dusingize, J C; Cortes, C P; Carriquiry, G; Anastos, K; Garone, D; Jong, E; et al. (PLoS, 2013-10-17)In resource-constrained settings, tuberculosis (TB) is a common opportunistic infection and cause of death in HIV-infected persons. TB may be present at the start of antiretroviral therapy (ART), but it is often under-diagnosed. We describe approaches to TB diagnosis and screening of TB in ART programs in low- and middle-income countries.