Buruli ulcer, a skin disease most commonly found in Africa, have surged by 400% in the last four years across the globe, experts say.
Infections have also become more severe and spread to new areas.
Doctors do not know how to prevent the disease, which is caused by bacteria that breaks down tissue.
Infectious diseases expert Dr Daniel O’Brien said cases of the Buruli ulcer, or Mycobacterium ulcerans disease, had become “frighteningly more common and also more severe”.
What is the Buruli ulcer?
அ சூசை பிரகாசம் : தமிழன் என்பதால் மனிதன்.
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