Funding for this research was provided by:
National Science and Technology Major Project (2018ZX10103002-001-006, 2018ZX10103002-003-003)
Received: 1 April 2017
Accepted: 28 February 2018
First Online: 6 March 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was reviewed and approved by the Ethics Committee of Jiangsu Province Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. The study was conducted in accordance with approved guidelines, and written informed consent was obtained from all eligible TB patients.
: Not applicable.
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