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Prevalence of Pre-Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis ( Pre XDR-TB ) and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis ( XDR-TB ) among Pulmonary Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis ( MDR-TB ) at a Tertiary Care Center in Mumbai

@inproceedings{Adwani2016PrevalenceOP,
  title={Prevalence of Pre-Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis ( Pre XDR-TB ) and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis ( XDR-TB ) among Pulmonary Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis ( MDR-TB ) at a Tertiary Care Center in Mumbai},
  author={Sameer Adwani and U. Desai and J. Joshi},
  year={2016}
}
Background: India is a high burden country for Tuberculosis (TB). As per the World Health Organization (WHO) statistics, 24000 cases of Multi Drug Resistant (MDR) TB were diagnosed in India in 2014. MDR-TB patients consist of a heterogeneous cohort and management has its challenges. Aims and objectives: We studied the prevalence of PreExtensively Drug Resistant TB (Pre XDR-TB) and Extensively Drug Resistant TB (XDR-TB) among patients of pulmonary MDR-TB not previously exposed to second-line… Expand

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