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Vlog 2: A new patient in the TB clinic

"He's been getting treatment for normal TB for the last 4-5 months, but he's getting worse."

"He's been getting treatment for normal TB for the last 4-5 months, but he's getting worse."

Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease which kills 1.8 million people a year. In this vlog, a new patient arrives at the MSF TB clinic in Nairobi, and Mark explains how doctors diagnose multi-drug resistant TB - a form of tuberculosis which can't be cured with the medications most commonly used to treat it.

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In his latest vlog, Dr Mark spends the day with the Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) sexual and gender-based violence outreach team in a Nairobi.

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Dr Mark Sherlock shares his latest video diary from the Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) TB treatment team in Kenya.

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"He's been getting treatment for normal TB for the last 4-5 months, but he's getting worse."

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Mark is an MSF doctor currently posted to Nairobi, where he works with patients with multi-drug resistant TB. He shares his first video diary...

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"There is a frustration with what people have been through and what people have seen happen to them."

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"Our ultimate aim for the patient is to return them to a new normality, whatever that may be."