Patients being seen by Gulprish TB dispensary, Abkhazia. *** Local Caption *** Gulprish Hospital is the centre of MSF's TB program in Abkhazia.
MSF has supported the local National TB programme to treat TB Patients in Abkhazia since 1996. Since 2001 the programme has also included treatment for drug resistant TB (DR-TB). MSF estimates that 5 to 13% of TB cases they see are DR-TB.