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“Tobacco Smoke, Indoor Air Pollution and Tuberculosis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis”
Several reports have suggested that exposure to tobacco smoke increases the risk of catching Tuberculosis (TB) or, at least remaining in a disease state. This review attempts to consolidate opinion and quantify the risk.