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Diagnosed with atheresclerotic aorta, PTB, right apex of undetermined activity, minimal pleural effusion and thickenig of base.

Hi Doctor XXXXXXX My dad just been diagnosed of " Atheresclerotic aorta , PTB, right apex of undetermined activity, minimal pleural effusion and thickenig of the base". I wonder how serious ...
 

Diagnosed of Atheresclerotic aorta, Pulmonary tuberculosis and minimal pleural effusion. How serious is it?

Hi Doctor, My dad just been diagnosed of Atheresclerotic aorta , PTB, right apex of undetermined activity, minimal pleural effusion and thickenig of base ...
 

What does minimal fibrohazed densities in both apices due to PTB of undetermined activity means?

What is the meaning of "minimal fibrohazed densities in both Apices presumably due to PTB of undetermined activity" mean in an X-ray result? My mom is 72 years old and has recently been confined. ...
 

Althea oral contraceptive safe? completed PTB treatment

Althea oral contraceptive? Any recalls or issues like XXXXXXX in 2010? Looking for a "safer" alternative. I'm 21 and non-smoker that completed an pulmonary TB treatment October 2010.
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How to cure minimal ptb with fibroid densities on the right apex?

I have a history of minimal ptb about year ago ,I treat it for months,now i got my new x-ray results, the findings are fibroid densities are seen in the right apex then the impression is fibroid ptb ...
 

Have PTB. Test show minimal PTB, left upper lobe. What does it mean?

today, it shows PTB left upper Lobe . I m quite confused, for 3 or 4 times of Chest Exam I ve got this Impression: Minimal PTB,Left Upper Lobe . What does it mean? I don t want to loose my job..Can this affect my ...
 

How to remove ptb scar ?

hi!im 25 yrs.old..I had a minimal ptb 2yrs ago and I completed the medications.I had my xray last year it was clear..this year, my xray result was scarring of the right upper lobe . I just want to ask ...
 

Minimal PTB,Left Upper Lobe of Undetermined Activity. What does it mean?

: Minimal PTB,Left Upper Lobe of Undetermined Activity. What does it mean? I don t want to loose my job ... ,this July 22,2011 It shows PTB left upper Lobe . I m quite confused because during my medical I have ...
 

Treatment for PTB and minimal infiltrates in lung?

i just got may x ray result awhile ago and the impression is PTB, right. the Chest PA says minimal infiltrates seen at the right upper lobe.. Heart, great vessels, diaphragm, sulci and bony thorax ...
 

On treatment for PTB. X-ray showing minimal residue in the left para hilar area. Is the infection recurring?

Hi good day..I was diagnosed for a ptb infection for a past 6 mos. ,then I take and completed the 6 mos. Treatment..now I am aplying for work..when I take up my chest x ray..the finding is_minimal ...
 

Routine chest X-ray showed minimal PTB in right upper lobe. What does this imply?

are seen on the right upper lobe. left lung is clear. heart is not enlarged. Diaphragm and sinuses are intact. IMPRESSION: MINIMAL PTB RIGHT UPPER LOBE. What I feel sometimes. short breathlessness... I Hope ...
 

Diagnosed of minimal PTB. Due for sputum test. Taken Fixcom 4. Probability of normal test results?

Hi Doc. Matthew, I am newly diagnosed of MINIMAL PTB, upper left lobe, activity undetermined, I ... exam because the ROD told me that PTB can be cure but not disappear. Is it true? And after my treatment ...
 

Chest X-ray shows PTB minimal and bilateral. What other tests should be taken to confirm this?

fibronodular densities in the left upper lbe, right mid lung field. impression was PTB minimal, bilateral. i feel normal when i take the x-ray and i don t smoke . do i really have PTB? should i take another x ...
 

History of PTB. X-ray shows PTB mnimal, fibronodular densities. Need for medicine?

found out today that my recent apicolordotic view/xray says, PTB minimal. Apicolordotic view show ... treatment? What does PTB minimal means? please enlighten me. ...
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What do you mean by left infrahilar pneumonia versus PTB
Hello Thanks for writing to HCM Pneumonia can be due to bacteria or virus and less commonly due to fungus or parasites whereas PTB is due to mycobacterium tuberculosis. Bacterial pneumonia generally resolves within 5-7 days with antibiotics whereas viral and fungal causes need antiviral and antifungal treatment respectively. PTB need anti T.B treatment and it needs treatment for 6-9 months.
 
cured frm Ptb. can i get married next year? will der be any problems during pregnancy. tb also left scars.can tb scars cause cancer or any other problems?
goo day! Tb has nothing to do with pregnancies but pulmonary functions are compromised and may recur if nt care for but once treated fine and cleared, nothing to worry about. s khan
 
Im an expat living in UAE. I had pleural eff. 6 yrs back, treated and fine till now. xray show pleurl thickng in rt lung. Will it b taken as old PTB or ExtrPTB
Does PTB mean Pulmonary Tuberculosis? Pleural TB is considered extra-pulmonary in USA and intra-pulmonary in UK. A pleural thickening usually means fibrosis of pleura after an inflammation. Thus it is old and extra-pulmonary.
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