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5 LTBI Testing Strategy Likely to be Infected Low to Intermediate Risk of Progression (TST ≥10 mm) Likely to be Infected High Risk of Progression (TST ≥5 mm) Unlikely to be Infected (TST >15 mm) Risk of Developing Tuberculosis if Infected Low Intermediate (RR1.3–3) High (RR 3–10) No risk factors Clinical predisposition Diabetes Chronic renal failure Intravenous drug use Children age <5 HIV infection Immunosuppressive therapy Abnormal CXR consistent with prior TB Silicosis Benefit of Therapy Not demonstrated Yes

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