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Tuberculosis treatment success rate (% of new cases)
Definition: Tuberculosis treatment success rate is the percentage of all new tuberculosis cases (or new and relapse cases for some countries) registered under a national tuberculosis control programme in a given year that successfully completed treatment, with or without bacteriological evidence of success ("cured" and "treatment completed" respectively).
Source: World Health Organization, Global Tuberculosis Report.
Topic: Health Indicators
Sub-Topic: Disease prevention