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A systematic review of different type of tuberculosis.

@article{Kumar2010ASR,
  title={A systematic review of different type of tuberculosis.},
  author={S. V. Kumar and M. K. Deka and M. Bagga and M. Kala and K. Gauthaman},
  journal={European review for medical and pharmacological sciences},
  year={2010},
  volume={14 10},
  pages={
          831-43
        }
}
Tuberculosis (TB) is still a leading cause of death worldwide. Almost a third of the world's population is infected with TB bacilli, and each year approximately 8 million people develop active tuberculosis and 2 million die as a result. However, there are few studies of long-term TB treatment outcomes from Directly Observed Therapy, Short-course (DOTS) programs in high-burden settings and particularly settings of high drug resistance. This study is a systematic review to evidence the incidence… Expand
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