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Can I have sex when I have chest TB ?

Sir i m 30yrs old&suffering from chest tuberculosis .sir i want to know that is it safe for me having sex on this stage.amardeep
Sat, 28 Jan 2012
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Tuberculosis is not transmitted by having sex. The cough secretions are more responsible for the spread.If you have started taking the regular medicines and you have been taking them for more than one month then you can safely indulge in sexual activity.
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