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Drug-resistant TB on the rise in India, finally on govt radar
Hindustan Times

Mumbai to upgrade diagnostic tests for TB patients

Paving way for early diagnosis of multi-drug resistant (MDR) and pre-extensively drug resistant (XDR) cases of tuberculosis, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation will soon incorporate universal drug susceptibility testing (DST) for all TB patients ... Hindustan Times, 1 month ago
City to upgrade diagnostic tests for TB patients HT Syndication, 1 month ago

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Miracle drug for resistant Tuberculosis to be rolled out for trial today

A 'miracle drug' to battle multi-drug resistant tuberculosis MDR-TB, and extensively-drug resistant TB (XDR-TB), will be rolled out on Monday in six public hospitals across the country. This is part of a co-ordinated programme between the government ...
 Economic Times2 months ago ‘Miracle drug’ for resistant TB to be rolled out for trial today  Times of India2 months ago ‘Miracle drug’ for resistant Tuberculosis to be rolled out for trial today  Economic Times2 months ago Miracle drug for resistant TB to be rolled...  Times of India2 months ago

No drugs to treat XDR-TB in children in city

With rising cases of pre-extremely drug resistant TB (XDR-TB) in children and unavailability of drugs to tackle them, doctors in the city are worried. Dr Ira Shah, who runs a TB clinic at Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for Children at Parel, has got ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago
APN News

Doctors advocate adoption of better diagnostic algorithms to fight multi drug resistantTB

Over one third of TB cases in India are not accurately diagnosed, leading to rise in MDR/XDR cases of TB Leading specialists highlighted the growing menace of multi-drug resistant TB in West Bengal, stating that many gaps need to be addressed ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago
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Uganda Daily Monitor

TB patients encouraged to take treatment

It's difficult to control the spread of Extreme Drug Resistance (XDR) TB because patients default on their
 SABC2 months ago Tuberculosis and other lung/respiratory tract diseases  Online Burma Library1 week ago WHO gives hope to multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients  Modern Ghana1 week ago Using natural honey for Tuberculosis treatment  Uganda Daily Monitor1 week ago
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City sees growing number of drug-resistant TB cases

Mumbai has recorded a large number of extreme drug-resistant TB (XDR-TB) cases with 479 cases in the state in 2015. This was marginally higher than the number of cases recorded in the previous year, 2014. XDR-TB is totally drug-resistant TB where the bacteria ...
 Asian Age2 months ago All city TB cases to be tested for resistance  Times of India1 month ago
Herald Live

Top student masters TB hell

INVALUABLE JOURNEY: Ingrid Oxley recoveredfrom pre-XDR TB and last week graduated with NMMU's first master's degree in dietetics. Picture: Supplied NMMU dietetics graduate rejoices LYING in a hospital bed fighting for her life, Ingrid Oxley ...
 Herald Live1 month ago Contracting TB leads to NMMU's first-ever Master's in Dietetics  RNews.co.za1 month ago
SouthCoastNews.co.za

PE medical practitioners facing a tough time with XDR TB

[embedded content] Medical practitioners in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape say the wide-spread failure of TB patients completing their treatment makes it increasingly difficult to control the spread of XDR TB. The extreme drug resitant strain ...
 SouthCoastNews.co.za2 months ago

New report highlights need to fight invasion of drug-resistant bugs

The rise of superbugs is a result of mutation‚ rendering them resistant to antibiotics. File photo Image by: Supplied Superbugs will kill one person every three seconds by 2050 and will reduce the global GDP by two to 3.5 percent. These ...
 Times Live South Africa4 days ago
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Antibiotic apocalypse: Drug resistance to kill 10mn in EU & US by 2050, study warns

Antibiotics are failing us fast. England's chief medical officer has issued a dire warning as 50,000 people a year across the EU and US succumb to untreatable infections. It comes with a comprehensive report suggesting 10 million deaths by 2050. ...
 RINF.com4 days ago Scientists warn of drug-resistant gonorrhea, TB, HIV, malaria  The Guardian Nigeria1 month ago Scientists warn of drug-resistant gonorrhea, TB, HIV, malaria  ForNaija.com1 month ago
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