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Suffering from gland TB(on neck), on medicines. How long it takes to cure ?

hello sir, my mom is suffering from gland TB(on neck ),and she has been taking medicine since june 2012,it occured for 2 times and still under medication of 7 months also that node on neck is coming out,how long it takes to be cure n for how long my mom should take medicine?does gland Tb can take further chronic step as Cancer?plz suggest me, Thankyou
Asked On : Sun, 16 Dec 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Sep 2012
Hello, Welcome to HCM, I am Dr. Das.

The disease you are suffering from is definitely tuberculosis. There is no connection with cancers.

So, do not worry, it will not turn into carcinoma. Rather, it is a chronic disease.

Just continue the medication.
Answered: Mon, 17 Dec 2012
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