TB CASES fall in 2013


The number of TB cases among Singapore residents in 2013. In 2012, there were 1,560 cases.

According to the World Health Organisation's Global Tuberculosis Report 2014, the 2013 statistics for the total number of notified cases was 6,116,536 globally.

The Ministry of Health will release statistics on TB cases for 2014 tomorrow, said a National Healthcare Group spokesman.