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Curing Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis In Kids Takes Creativity

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Tuberculosis Outbreak Shakes Wisconsin City

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Nurse Marina Bogdanova, with Sputnik, gives medications to Sergei Gaptenko, who is close to finishing treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis. Konstantin Salomatin for NPR hide caption

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'Sputnik' Orbits A Russian City, Finding And Healing Tuberculosis

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Nurse Tina Martin checks on Orion Qurbonaliev, 4, who has tuberculosis. Orion's grandmother, Kholbibi Abdulloeva, also has TB. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Myths And Stigma Stoke TB Epidemic In Tajikistan

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Faces Of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

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Moldova Grapples With Whether To Isolate TB Patients

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Oxana and Pavel Rucsineanu walk to the tuberculosis hospital in Balti, Moldova. Oxana and their new baby live in an apartment, but Pavel still has to stay at the TB ward, fighting for his life. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Love In The Time Of TB: A Young Family Fights An Ancient Foe

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