Mycobacterium tuberculosis Cluster with Developing Drug Resistance, New York, New York, USA, 2003–2009
Bianca R. Perri , Douglas Proops, Patrick K. Moonan, Sonal S. Munsiff, Barry N. Kreiswirth, Natalia Kurepina, Christopher Goranson, and Shama D. Ahuja
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York, USA (B.R. Perri, D. Proops, S.S. Munsiff, C. Goranson, S.D. Ahuja); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (B.R. Perri, P.K. Moonan, S.S. Munsiff); Public Health Research Institute Tuberculosis Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA (B.N. Kreiswirth, N. Kurepina)
Figure 2. Residences of patients (n = 54) at time of tuberculosis diagnosis, by neighborhood, New York, New York, USA, 2003–2009. Forty-two neighborhoods were designated by the United Hospital Fund. Each neighborhood is defined by several adjoining ZIP codes (www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/epi/mapgallery.shtml).
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