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Tuberculosis

We are calling for the development of a point-of-care TB test and working to increase access to treatment for drug resistant TB by supporting the introduction of promising new medicines and tackling supply problems of older drugs.

5. July 2017.
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OUT OF STEP 2017

New report reveals that countries are still not tackling TB, the world’s deadliest infectious disease

Two days ahead of the G20 summit in Germany, MSF and the Stop TB Partnership released the third edition of ‘Out of Step,’ a report highlighting the need for governments to increase efforts to combat TB. Read more

 

Tuberculosis: The Issues

Cambodia © Sean Brokenshire/MSF

Learn about the issues MSF & others confront in the diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis.

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XDR-TB patient successfully completes treatment
Late 2013, Elizabeth started treatment for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) at MSF’s Green House Clinic in Nairobi...

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