Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme

We were involved in RNTCP programme under scheme II in the year 2002. Before the year 2007, we were involved in Health Education Programme and Referral Service only e.g.. referred to the different Microscopy Centre of Arambagh Tuberculosis Unit for Sputum examination. Now it is a Designated Microscopy Centre and Treatment Centre under Arambagh T.U since 2007. Sputum examination and detect the TB case and treat the TB patient by DOTS regime is our main service, health education service, Follow up service, defaulter retrieval service, etc. are being continued as a participation of NGO in the RNTCP.



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Laboratory activity

 Number of New Adult Patients visited in O.P.D 19,610
 No of TB Suspected and Examined for Sputum Diagnosis 621
 No of TB Suspected and found Positive 040
 No of TB  Repeat Sputum Examined 000
 No of TB  found Positive on Repeat Sputum Examination 000
 No. of TB follow-up Patients examined 010
 No. of TB follow-up positive Patients 001
 Total No. of Slide Examined 1251
 Total No. of Positive Slide 81
 Total No. of Negative Slide 1170
 Total No. of Case-finding during the Year 2018 – 19 43
Apr’18 To Mar’19
Pulmonary   Extra Pulmonary  
Smear Positive (SSP) Smear negative (SSN) Smear note done
New cases Relapses Failures Return after default New Other Previously treated Total
43 00 00 06 02 00 01 00 43
RKMPM Treatment Centre REPORT 2018-19  CAT-I  CAT-II  Total  Pulmo  Ex-Pulm  Sp+ve  Sp-ve  Total
Case Treated at RKMPM Treatment Centre 04 01 05 05 00 05 00 05
Case Referred to Govt. PHC for Treatment 33 05 38 37 01 36 02 38