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What is the cure for Tuberculosis scar caused due to pneumonia?

hey doctor my name is Maria,My close family member was diagnosed with a TB scar in Dubai,when he went back home he went to the hospital in order 2 get treatment and the doctor told him that the scar was brought by pneumonia due 2 taking cold drinks how can he get cure for the scar?
Thu, 9 Jan 2014
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hi this scar due to healed tuberculosis will be there lifelong.we can't remove it,that's tuberculosis gift.tuberculosis won't occur due to cold drinks but may be due to reduced immunity.even it is old lesion Middle East country won't allow peoples with these kind of problem.so better be in home town
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What is the cure for Tuberculosis scar caused due to pneumonia?

hi this scar due to healed tuberculosis will be there lifelong.we can t remove it,that s tuberculosis gift.tuberculosis won t occur due to cold drinks but may be due to reduced immunity.even it is old lesion Middle East country won t allow peoples with these kind of problem.so better be in home town