Tb - The Forgotten Plague (1993)

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  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1993

  • Type

    Television

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Synopsis

It was assumed by many in the West that tuberculosis had been eradicated, despite its continued presence in the Third World. The return of the disease in a more virulent form in the US, and its appearance in a new alliance with AIDS in Africa has led to a re-examination of the problem, which is also beginning to recur in the UK. The programme reports on the current situation.

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