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More than four thousand people in the Dominican Republic suffer tuberculosis

23rd March 2019, 20:54In Santo Domingo, March 23 (Prensa Latina) in the Dominican Republic, they suffer from four thousand 026 tuberculosis, of which 20% are left by the HIV virus, known today in the capital.

The information provided by the specialist Aurora Rodriguez took place on Saturday on the day of the prevention of this illness on the eve of World TB Day.

Also, Rodríguez, the coordinator of the event, "Ends the Tuberculosis Hour", said to raise awareness about the treatment and prevention of illness.

On March 24, 1882, Dr. Robert Koch announced the discovery of bacterial diseases of the world and in tribute to this event, the United Nations General Assembly was proclaimed World Day as World Day.

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