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Responding to a question regarding actual base of eruption of XDR
Typhoid virus in context with the research and reports that the virus first detected in Hyderabad, the Vice Chancellor dispelled the facts and informed that in Pakistan, the virus was first diagnosed in a patient at Karachi.
The Divisional Commissioner Hyderabad said that giving awareness to the people about XDR
typhoid was a noble cause and every member of the society should play a vital role in this noble cause so that precious lives could be saved.
He said that on the first day of awareness week a walk will be arranged from Commissioner Office to Gymkhana Club Hyderabad while on the second day, awareness sessions will be organized in different government and private schools and colleges where doctors and health department staff will deliver lectures on health issues particularly XDR
The management of XDR
TB in children is challenging because of the limited availability of new drugs and appropriate treatment regimens.
The Commissioner issued these directives while presiding over a meeting here at Shahbaz Hall regarding prevention of XDR
Sindh Minister for Health Dr Azra Fazal Pechuho said that the XDR
typhoid has claimed four lives since its outbreak from Hyderabad in November 2016, which later spread to Karachi and other cities and towns of the province.
Typhi isolates are defined as MDR if they are resistant to chloramphenicol, ampicillin, and trimethoprimsulfamethoxazole, and as XDR
if they are MDR, nonsusceptible to fluoroquinolones, and resistant to third-generation cephalosporins.
[USA], Nov 17 ( ANI ): In a recent study, researchers measured the burden of antibiotic resistance in low- or middle-income countries, and reported that in-hospital mortality is significantly higher among patients infected with multi-drug resistant (MDR) or extensively drug-resistant (XDR
National Institute of Child Health (NICH) HeadDr Jamal Raza said, XDR
typhoid has become quite common now and we are getting around 30 cases of this disease every week and these stats represent only one hospital." The disease was initially diagnosed in Hyderabad and then it also spread in Karachi, the doctor further said.
It is indicative of Multi-Drug Resistance (MDR) and approaching Extreme Drug Resistance (XDR
Another worrisome trend is the emergence of a subset of MDR-TB known as extensively drug-resistant (XDR
)TB, which is resistant to at least 4 first- and second-line drugs for TB.