Studies of mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in assiut governorate
- At: Basel (Switzerland) (2008)
- Type: Poster
- By: EL-KHAMISSY, Tharwat (Faculty of Pharmacy, Assiut, Egypt)
Mycobacteria are responsible for considerable human morbidity and mortality worldwide. M. tuberculosis infects 1.7 billion people and causes 3 million deaths each year. The incidence of tuberculosis (TB) has increased dramatically since 1986 following an earlier decline. Concomitantly a significant increase in the number of drug-resistant cases of .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.