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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Family Physician

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Is there any way to overcome old ptb scars?

Premium Questions

Dr. Sudhir MD

What is the meaning of "minimal fibrohazed densities in both Apices presumably due to PTB of undetermined activity" mean in an X-ray result? My mom is 72 years old and has recently been confined. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

Hi Doctor XXXXXXX My dad just been diagnosed of " Atheresclerotic aorta , PTB, right apex ... it is and is this something that we should be alarmed of, Doctor Samuel?my dad is 59 yrs old and he used to smoke... View answer

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

Hello, I have a question for a dematologist. What is the best way to get rid of years of acne scars . My scars are not severe, however, they are mildly noticeable. I am planning to see a dermatologist ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Johny Chacko MD

In childhood I was suffering from chickenpox(might be I was 8-10 years old). All spots gone except 2-3 which is on face. Is there any way to clear that spots? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Johny Chacko ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Surindher MD

Hello Doctor, I met an accident when i was around 15 years old. I have got a scar mark of stiches I had, on my forehead. Just wanted to know , is there any way to get that removed? Looking forward ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Surindher ( Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeon)

Public Forum Discussions

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. Anshul Varshney MD

hi, my girlfriend is 22 years old. she completed her 6 months medication for PTB, so the doctor ... SUGGESTIVE OF SCARRING AND SUGGEST CLINICAL CORRELATION. . when her doctor reads her chest x ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
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 how ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shashi Dangwal MD

is that I keep on failing the medical exam solely because of the scar in my lungs due to PTB..I completed my medication for 6 months last june 2010, my scar in the lungs is 2 years old now..Im... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shashi Dangwal ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.      Ayesha Shareef MD

still minimal ptb but according to.my doctor it was a.scar. Doctor, is there any way to remove the scar ...hi doctor..i was diagnosed with minimal.ptb when i was in high school that was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ayesha Shareef ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

These are old, healed, inactive scar lesions. If you are asymptomatic then no need to worry. Please hit thanks.

Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

Scar cannot be cleared. But it is unfortunate that some employers reject applicants for old tb scar

Dr. Dr. Kakkar MD

Hello PTB means "Pulmonary Tuberculosis" Regards