I have read Dr Lindenbaum's letter in regard to the article and commentary on tuberculin testing (Kraut JR, Christoffel KK, Berkelhamer JE, et al: Assessment of tuberculin screening in an urban practice. Pediatrics 64:856, 1979; Kendig EL Jr: Tuberculin testing in the pediatric office and clinic. Pediatrics 64:965, 1979).

At a recent press conference, the Center for Disease Control reported that, with the exception of pneumonia, more deaths in the United States result from tuberculosis than any other reportable disease.

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