Eastern Cape treatment dysfunction boosts virulent new XDR-TB strain
At least half of all known drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) patients in the Port Elizabeth area (and possibly the entire Eastern Cape) are being treated with too few drugs, fuelling the spread of extensively drug-resistant TB and condemning them to death.
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Date published: 2015-02-10
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