Drug-resistant tuberculosis cases are on the rise in Russia, India, the Philippines, and South Africa and expected to increase through 2040. Watch video to find out more.
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- Drug-resistant tuberculosis set to increase in four high burden countries [press release]. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. Published May 9, 2017. Accessed June 22, 2017.
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