Read the story in Burmese

31-year-old Ma Hla Thu (alias) started coughing and having a loose motion for 3 months. She lost weight until she had 27 kgs. She came to Mae Tao clinic to seek medical treatment and diagnosed with Tuberculosis (TB). MTC referred her to Shoklo Malaria Research Unit to get treatment.The message from this real story is 'if you feel sick, do not delay to go to nearby health facilities for an early diagnosis. Early diagnosis and prompt treatment are also to prevent people around you from getting infected.MTC partners with SMRU for the screening and treatment of TB. Patients are screened using sputum or other specimen tests (smear, Gene Xpert, culture), chest X-ray and Tuberculin skin tests. #ItsTimetoEndTB #WorldTBDay2019

Posted by Mae Tao Clinic on Thursday, March 21, 2019

31-year-old Ma Hla Thu (alias) started coughing and having a loose motion for 3 months. She lost weight until she had 27 kgs. She came to Mae Tao clinic to seek medical treatment and diagnosed with Tuberculosis (TB). MTC referred her to Shoklo Malaria Research Unit to get treatment.
 
The message from this real story is ‘if you feel sick, do not delay to go to nearby health facilities for an early diagnosis. Early diagnosis and prompt treatment are also to prevent people around you from getting infected.
 
MTC partners with SMRU for the screening and treatment of TB. Patients are screened using sputum or other specimen tests (smear, Gene Xpert, culture), chest X-ray and Tuberculin skin tests.