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Kala-Azar: Striving for Elimination
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1. Newer, safer and effective treatment regimen and inexpensive, user- friendly rapid diagnostic tests boosts prospects for Kala-azar elimination.
2. Success of single dose Liposomal Amphotericin B, Ambigome, brings early relief and ends compliance- failure faced by the earlier long- term treatment.
3. Collaborative efforts under the 2014 Agreement between 5 affected countries of WHO South-East Asia Region (SEAR) accelerates elimination timeline.
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10.03.02  -  Diseases And Carriers Of Diseases
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