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Volume 17, Number 3—March 2011


Epidemiology of Mycobacterium bovis Disease in Humans, the Netherlands, 1993–2007

Christof J. MajoorComments to Author , Cecile Magis-Escurra, Jakko van Ingen, Martin J. Boeree, and Dick van Soolingen
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (C.J. Majoor); Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, the Netherlands (C. Magis-Escurra, J. van Ingen, M.J. Boeree, D. van Soolingen); National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven, the Netherlands (J. van Ingen, D. van Soolingen)

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Table 3

Correlation of overall deaths from Mycobacterium bovis disease with demographic variables, the Netherlands, 1993–2007*

Variable p value
Sex 0.31
Age >60 y <0.0001
Dutch nationality 0.001
Disease localization (miliary TB) <0.0001

2 test. TB, tuberculosis.

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