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Photo Essay: Tuberculosis a Silent Killer Around the Globe

Drug resistant TB

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Photo: WHO/Jean Chung

India's TB LoadChest X-RayCheck upClose CommutingTB Breeding groundsailing quicklyTaking MedsAfghanistanTB PatientAt home in kabulHealth clinicWaiting for foodBrazilIsolated by diseaseWasting awayDrug resistant TBUnable to work

Drug resistant TB

Janaina is a single mother with multi-drug resistant tuberculosis. She has taken treatments that failed at least three times.