Recent Epidemiologic Situation of TB in Myanmar

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This presentation, by Norio Yamada of JICA, reviews data from TB surveillance in Myanmar. It does not include confirmed results, but rather presents a preliminary review of TB case finding and its relation to prevalence, childhood TB, HIV prevalence, and other issues.  Discusses many challenges to acquiring reliable data and provides recommendations for further assessment.

Document Date: 21 May, 2014
Author: Norio Yamada, RIT/JATA JICA MIDCP
Country: Burma