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University Health Service (UHS)

List of Countries With Low Incidence of Tuberculosis

Students who have resided in any country other than those listed below in the past 5 years must check YES in the bottom section of Part 2 of the Health History and Immunization Report, enter the name of the country where they resided, and complete the Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD) section on Page 4 of the Health History and Immunization Report.

Students entering the United States who have only resided in the countries listed below over the past 5 years are not required to have a Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD).

Albania
American Samoa
Andorra
Antigua and Barbuda
Aruba
Australia
Austria
Bahamas
Bahrain
Barbados
Belgium
Bermuda
Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba
British Virgin Islands
Canada
Cayman Islands
Chile
Cook Islands
Costa Rica
Croatia
Cuba
Curacao
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark

Dominica
Egypt
Finland
France
Germany
Greece
Grenada
Hungary
Iceland
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Jordan
Lebanon
Luxembourg
Malta
Monaco
Montserrat
Netherlands
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Niue
Norway

Oman
Puerto Rico
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Samoa
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Syrian Arab Republic
The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Tokelau
Tonga
Turkey
Turks and Caicos Islands
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
United States of America
US Virgin Islands
Wallis and Futuna Islands
West Bank and Gaza Strip

Source: World Health Organization Global Health Observatory, Tuberculosis Incidence 2014 For future updates, refer to theWorld Health Organization Tuberculosis (TB) page.