Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Known as: Tuberculosis, Extensively Drug-Resistant, Extremely Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis, Tuberculosis, Extremely Drug-Resistant 
Tuberculosis resistant to ISONIAZID and RIFAMPIN and at least three of the six main classes of second-line drugs (AMINOGLYCOSIDES; polypeptide agents… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Drug-resistant tuberculosis threatens recent gains in the treatment of tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Extensively drug-resistant (XDR) tuberculosis (TB), which is resistant to both first- and second-line antibiotics, is an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
To the Editor—Three years after extensively drug-resistant (XDR) tuberculosis was first described in 2006, Velayati et al [1… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Although progress has been made to reduce global incidence of drug-susceptible tuberculosis, the emergence of multidrug-resistant… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
RATIONALE The multidrug-resistant (MDR) and extensively drug-resistant (XDR) tuberculosis (TB) epidemics are rapidly expanding in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The study documented the emergence of new forms of resistant bacilli (totally drug-resistant [TDR] or super… (More)
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2009
2009
Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR TB) has been detected in most provinces of South Africa, particularly in the KwaZulu… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The increasing emergence of multidrug-resistant (MDR) and extensively drug-resistant (XDR) tuberculosis (TB) in the era of human… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis has been reported in 45 countries, including countries with limited resources… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Drug resistant tuberculosis is a man made problem. While tuberculosis is hundred percent curable, multidrug resistant… (More)
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