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Partner suffering with TB, had blood in the mouth post intercourse. Contraction chances? partner has been found to be suffering with TB. We just had intercourse once and during that i found that she s is getting blood in her mouth. After forcing she told me that she is suffering with TB. Now I m worried about that if she has got TB only and not any other disease and is it possible that i might suffer with that too because we were smooching and kissing. What precautions should i take. There are no symptoms showing up till now and it has been a week now. Please suggest me as soon as possible. Thanks
Asked On : Thu, 7 Jun 2012
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hi.welcome to healthcaremagic per your description, your partner is suffering from active tuberculosis and there is definite chance of getting infection.other possibility is that it may be due to post tb bronchiectasis, which is less concerned as far as transmission of infection is concerned.your partner need evaluation and treatment.possibility of other diseases can not be ruled out without examination and investigation of your partner.prophylaxis of tb may be attempted.before that you have to consult doctor.thanks.
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