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Is tuberculosis of the uterus contagious?

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Posted on Tue, 6 Sep 2016 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: Is uterus tb contagious?
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Answered by Dr. Nagamani Ng 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
It is less contagious.

Detailed Answer:
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TB uterus is not much contagious, It can spread to the person who has low immunity. Brief contact with like shaking hand travelling together will no spread the TB. Having sexual contact with the infected person will spread the TB.

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