Tuberculosis (TB)

Under Review — this page was due to be reviewed by Monday, 12 July 2021. The information shown here may be outdated.

See the latest NICE guidance on TB.

See the GOV.UK collection on TB.


Area specific guidance for Camden

Rates of TB in Camden remain high in comparison to the rest of the UK and cause significant morbidity and mortality. Picking up latent TB on a simple blood test for high-risk groups can result in early treatment and prevention of active TB. Please see the IGRA Testing page below for details of how to search, recall and test your high-risk patients.