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How to treat ptb scar?

Premium Questions

Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

Hi Doctor XXXXXXX My dad just been diagnosed of " Atheresclerotic aorta , PTB, right apex of undetermined activity, minimal pleural effusion and thickenig of the base". I wonder how serious ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Indu Kumar MD

Hi Doctor, My dad just been diagnosed of Atheresclerotic aorta , PTB, right apex of undetermined activity, minimal pleural effusion and thickenig of base ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra MD

my wife has ptb ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Rhea Chanda MD

Althea oral contraceptive? Any recalls or issues like XXXXXXX in 2010? Looking for a "safer" alternative. I'm 21 and non-smoker that completed an pulmonary TB treatment October 2010. View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rhea Chanda ( OBGYN)
Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

MY DAUGHTER HAD BEEN TREATED FOR PTB SIX YEARS BACK AND SCARS ARE VISIBLE IN THE XRAY.We are getting boys from AUSTRALIA FOR MARRYING MY daughter .Will the scars be a reason for denying my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

good day doc. I just wanna ask.. is there any chance to remove a scar on my right apex due to PTB ... negative.. but everytime I undergo in xray. there is always a scar seen. please give an advise... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

hi!im 25 yrs.old..I had a minimal ptb 2yrs ago and I completed the medications.I had my xray last year it was clear..this year, my xray result was scarring of the right upper lobe . I just want to ask ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Imaad Mohammed Ismail MD

I Sarat Kumar Varma, age 51 years, detected with PTB on 30.6.2010 , have done full course of treatment. Also have been detected with COPD and am on Seroflo 250 inhaler and Duolin inhaler,have been ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Imaad Mohammed Ismail ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Ganesh MD

. is it possible? how can it be treated? ...i was suspected to have ptb back in 2007. ive undergone 2 months medication. after that, my chest ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ganesh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Is there a possibility that a minimal ptb will left no scar at all? I got this minimal ptb 2 weeks ... that even it is treated. People with this disease can no longer work abroad. Today I just... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ganesh MD

PTB scar should not be a problem, you can get a HRCT - high resolution computer tomography and prove that there is no active infection, that may help -again it depends on how the organisation reacts to...

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

Pulmonary tuberculosis should be treated. There is nothing called Minimal PTB.

Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

hi, it is not possible to tell how many will develop scar.