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Battambang, Cambodia, December 2006..Yel Perl, 30, suffers from very accute chest pain and is very weak, she is a patient in the Tuberculosis ward from the Battambang provincial hospital. TB is endemic in the region, fueled by poverty, malnutrition, inadequate hygiene and the spreading of HIV/AIDS. The percentage of drug-resistant TB strains is on a sharp rise due to inadequate treatments.
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Battambang, Cambodia, December 2006..Yel Perl, 30, suffers from very accute chest pain and is very weak, she is a patient in the Tuberculosis ward from the Battambang provincial hospital. TB is endemic in the region, fueled by poverty, malnutrition, inadequate hygiene and the spreading of HIV/AIDS. The percentage of drug-resistant TB strains is on a sharp rise due to inadequate treatments.