Induration 10 mm is considered positive in

High-Risk Groups

• intravenous drug users who are HIV negative

• patients with chronic illness at risk for reactivation (silicosis, chronic renal failure, diabetes mellitus, chronic steroid use, hematologic disorders, malignancy)

• children younger than 4 years of age High-Prevalence Groups

• immigrants from endemic regions (Asia, Africa, Latin America, Caribbean)

• residents of long-term care facilities (nursing homes, prisons)

• persons from medically underserved, low-income populations

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