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Magali Druscovich

'White death' in Argentina: The hunger of poverty feeds tuberculosis

Oct 24 2019

BUENOS AIRES In a poor Buenos Aires suburb, Cristian Molina's jeans and denim jacket hide his unhealthily slight frame, his legacy from years of a poor diet that left him susceptible to the tuberculosis infection he contracted earlier this year, a disease of poverty that is making a comeback in Argentina.

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