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Is lymph node tb infectious

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Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

My son has been diagnosed with lymph node TB. He was having swollen glands in his neck ,his MANTOUX test was positive, his AUTOMATED E.S.R( Westergren’s method) was 68 , haemoglobin was 9 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Lymph Node TB and Brain TB Hello Doctors, Good Evening. My mom has been diagnosed with Lymph node ... treatment for 8 months and was cured. Feb 2015 - Diagnosed with lymph... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Divakara MD

sir I am diagnosed with Tubular Lymphadenitis and going treatment with anti TB therapy with akurit 4 for first two months. I am attaching the xray report .now how can I know that my treatment ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Divakara MD

Hello, I was diagnosed ( biopsy ) to have lymph node tb in 1999. I had multiple glands on the left .... Does the lymph node TB is contiguous ? Thank You. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

My Wife is diagnosed with Lymph node TB and currently she is undergoing TB treatment for the past 2 months in XXXXXXX However , swelling in the lymph node is not subsiding at all... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

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Dr.    Sudhir Kumar MD

Hi i just want to ask if tb of the lymph nodes contagious? Thank you I went to my doctor had ... for follow up after the treatment. if this is tb of the lymph nodes, is it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Sunil.N MD

sir, i hav tb of cervical lymph node, sir i need 2 ask u, is it curable??? it wont increase day by day????? i have started medicines from last 5 months. but the size of lymph node is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil.N ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Deepti Verma MD

sir, i m 34yrs old pregnent of 6 weeks now, few days back i was detected with tb in lymphnode,during that time i was prescribed with akt4, near about 20 days after taking this medicine, my pregnnency detected ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepti Verma ( OBGYN)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Sir, Doctor has identified lymph nodes tuberculosis but they are unable to confirm that it is malignant or not. they have tried fine needle aspiration cytology, but they could not get good results ... View answer

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

My sister is suffering from lymph nodes TB. She had taken all the course of tablets for 6 months but now she is feels the same symtoms of it. will it contaminate others. pls let me know. Read more at ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Details insufficient. Lymph node of which place? Lymph nodes may be enlarged due to localised infections. Please reply with thanks.

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

They are mostly not contagious. However, if the primary is in the lungs, it is contagious.

Dr. Phanindra Dulipala MD

Hi, The lymph nodes are small glands that make white blood cells (lymphocytes), which fight infection. Lymph nodes may trap the germs that are causing an infection. Cancer often spreads to...