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Application for residential visa rejected due to TB. Have never suffered from TB ever. What could be done?

Hello sir´ I did have checkup for myself for getting residantial visa´but my application is rejected on medical fitenss background. They said she has OLD TB´and when i asked what exactly this OLD TB means´they said i had TB in past. but is we know´i never did any tretment for TB in her life´infact she dont have any cough .... But still they are saying that´may be during the age of 2 to 5´i had TB´Also when i asked what tretment do we need to do´they said may be no tretment required....but they rejected my application and asked me to go back to India. i m just housewife. Please advise me ´what to do inthis case...
Asked On : Fri, 18 Jan 2013
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Hi ! Some of the countries have got very stringent rules of medical fitness for visa, specially if a person from a region where tuberculosis is common applies for it. Many a times, even though you might not have suffered actually from tuberculosis, you might have got an overt infection in your lungs/lymph nodes which has subsided due to your good immunity, but might have left a scar with calcification in your lungs which is now detected in the X ray of chest. If the rules are so stringent, it may not be possible for you to clear medically for the visa. Good luck.
Answered: Thu, 18 Jul 2013
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