Keshinro, Duiul’s article, “HIV-TB: epidemiology, clinical features and diagnosis of smear-negative TB (2006)” examines some of the methods used to diagnose TB while also discussing the relationship between HIV and TB. The authors support their work through citing data collected regarding TB-HIV estimates and discussing the epidemiology, clinical features, tuberculin skin tests, and sputum culture. The authors cite a significant number of resources in order to provide a thorough review of TB and its presentation in individuals with HIV. The compilation of information presented in this article is significant to global health due to the increasingly common occurrences of misdiagnoses of HIV as TB. This article is relevant to the contribution planned as it gives an in depth review of the interaction between HIV and TB.

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