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Table 3 Number of TST performed and results in international migrants recruited in four Brazilian state capitals

From: Factors associated with latent tuberculosis among international migrants in Brazil: a cross-sectional study (2020)

Variables Boa Vista
(n = 458)
Curitiba
(n = 52)
Manaus
(n = 136)
São Paulo
(n = 257)
n % n % N % n %
TST performed
 Yes 451 98.5% 32 61.5% 128 94.1% 153 59.5%
 No 7 1.5% 16 30.8% 7 5.1% 104 40.5%
 Missing 0 0.0% 4 7.7% 1 0.7% 0 0.0%
TST result (of those tested)
 < 5 mm 345 76.5% 23 70% 69 53.9% 102 66.2%
 ≥ 5 mm 106 23.5% 9 28.1% 59 46.1% 51 33.3%