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TB reaction or skin infection

Starting 6 hours after receiving my TB test I had a red rash at the injection site (0 skin thickening, 0 blisters), fever ranging from 100.2 to 101.7, fatigue, arm weakness and general hit by a truck feeling. TB reaction or skin infection ?
Asked On : Wed, 13 Apr 2011
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ENT Specialist 's  Response

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Yes, this seems to be a reaction to the tuberculin test dose. You need to take appropriate medicines to counteract this. Please consult your doctor at the earliest.
Good Luck

Dr. Naveen Kumar
Answered: Mon, 25 Apr 2011
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