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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Is PTB of undetermined activity a cause for concern?

My chest x ray impression says that PTB, minimal both upper lobes of undetermined activity. Pleurodiaphgramatic adhensions, Right. What does it mean? I had a past history of ptb before and I already completed the treatment and cured. And now no symptoms of active ptb. Is this a scar or what? I am worried to lose my job. Please help. Thank you
Tue, 9 Oct 2018
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It may be due to persistent infection.

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