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What are the after effects of missing regular medication for bone tuberculosis?

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Dr. Alokkalyani

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Posted on Mon, 19 Oct 2015 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: What is the problem I will face if the medication is not taken regularly for bone TB
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Answered by Dr. Alokkalyani 9 minutes later
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MDR TB

Detailed Answer:
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If you have TB of any part of the body, you have to take medicine, other wise it may spread or it may resistance to medicines. Also organ damage like in your bone TB case, joint may be damage permanently...
better to take medicines regularly

hope this will clear confusions....

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