Mountex test for diagnosing tuberculosis in children
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Meaning of microbacterium tuberculosis complex
my wife has been diagnosed with positive for micro bacterium tuberculosis complex in mensurable blood test report. I would like to know the meaning of it and the after effect of it. can anybody suggest.. She has yet not conceived.
Swollen lymph node on neck, tuberculosis. Is it contagious?
Hi Dr. My husband s lymph node on his neck is swollen. He has been diagnosed with tuberculosis . I m wondering if neck (cervical lymph node) tuberculosis is contagious? Cytopathology of FNAC on lymph node says that the features are suggestive of chronic suppurative and granulomatous inflammation....
Pulmonary tuberculosis category III. What does it mean?
hi, i am diagnosed with PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS III CATEGORY 1, what does that mean? i am advised to undergo medication for 6mos, and i am now in my 2nd mos. of my medication i would like to ask if after my medication does the spots seen on my lungs last august 2012 will be gone? my physician (a...
Sputum test for pulmonary tuberculosis.
I am suffering from pulmonary TB. My doctor suggested a sputum test. I have a container for collecting sputum sample. Two days ago when I tired to collect a sample, only saliva came out in the container, but there was no sputum. Today while coughing I felt sputum in my mouth and I spitted in the...
doctor chest xray shows its old koch's in both lungs but all test of tuberculosis like sputum muntux test result is normal so what is problem
it means it is not active lesion and
the scar is of previous kocks
go as per doctor advise as the sputum is positive in active cases
need treatment after the doctors advice
as you can go for advanced serological tests to find the activity of bacilli
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