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World Tuberculosis Day 2020: 'Healthy, balanced diet need of the hour'

March 24, 2020 5:27 pm

What should a TB patient's diet comprise of? Find out.

Patients in Sion hospital face delay, no TB tests done since weeks

September 13, 2017 1:33 pm

Patients diagnosed with HIV have to compulsorily undergo TB test because of being at higher risk of contracting the latter. Genexpert is a molecular test for tuberculosis (TB) to detect if a patient has developed resistance to Rifampicin , a drug commonly used in treating TB bacteria in first line of treatment.

Delhi: Waiting in hospital, TB patient dies

September 01, 2017 5:50 am

"An investigation into the case is being conducted and strict action will be taken if any negligence is found. The patient's family has alleged that they were made to wait and this led to his death. There are CCTVs in the hospital premises and all allegations will be looked into,” doctor said

TB drug resistance weaker than feared, survey suggests

July 15, 2015 1:32 am

WHO projections put incidence at 12 per cent, survey hints at 9 per cent.

55-year-old patient found burnt to death

April 11, 2012 2:20 am

A 55-year-old tuberculosis patient was found burnt to death on Tuesday morning near Sector 19 post office.