Behavioral and Clinical Characteristics of Patients with HIV-Infection and Culture-Confirmed Pulmonary TB, by Sputum Smear Result, United States, 1993–2008.

*<p>Percentages are the proportion with a specific smear status among all patients with the characteristic who had a known smear status.</p>†<p>Among patients aged 15–64 (6,607 smear-negative, 9,769 smear-positive).</p>§<p>Among all patients (6,739 smear-negative, 9,971 smear-positive).</p>**<p>Among patients with a reported chest radiograph result (6,481 smear-negative, 9,685 smear-positive).</p>