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Duration of the Tuberculosis treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Sir, I have some glands near neck and in lungs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how many you have in neck
User :   some 2-3. Doctor had removed that and i am using medicines for that as a course
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   were the glands send for examination
User :   but some one said that its a 6 months course. But i am using since 9 months. And doctore suggested to continue for 3 more months.
User :   ya
User :   sent for examination
Doctor :   is it was diagnosed as Tuberculosis
User :   ya
User :   So, how many months course is enough to cure this sir ... I am getting doubt on my doctor.
Doctor :   it is due to tuberculosis, it requires treatment from 6months to one year

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