Firdosi R Mehta

In 1986 FINDA (Finish International Development Agency) conducted a Tuberculin survey in Kismayo, Burao and a refugee health unit in Somalia. The results for children over 10 years showed a high annual risk of infection – 3.66%, 3.08% and 4.9%. In a refugee camp in 1989, 3 of all adult deaths were due to TB. In two camps in eastern Sudan in 1990, 38% and 50% of all adult deaths were due to TB. During 1999, a total of 4784 cases of TB (all forms) were reported. During 1995, 1996, 1997 &Read More