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Negative sputum test for tb

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Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

pay) on and from 31st October and asked her to come back with 2 separate sputum for AFB test. (she has ... 1993. Now she diagnosed for TB and undergoing treatment for last two and half months. The... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Arnab Maji MD

my wife suffering from mdr tb, sputum for afb was 1+ on 23/10/2013 and ATT was started. subsequent ...(which is stopped for three months because of recurrent vomitings after intake of PZA.) sputom for AFB was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arnab Maji ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hi doctor, its me again, TB patient from UK. I hope you are well. I am good now. My haemoptysis is gone now and sputum turned negative. This query is now regarding my wife for latent TB... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Shashi Dangwal MD

, but of no avail.Then another doctor whom we consulted advised a series of tests(copies attached) and then since XXXXXXX 2013 treatment is on.We see no appreciable progress since he still spits reddish... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shashi Dangwal ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

. Continued same medicines and 60 injections( streptomycin ). MDR TB test was Negative Nov 2015 - MRI SCAN ... 18 months be the reason? (2) She was tested negative for MDR TB... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)

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Dr.  Rajesh MD

i brought my friend in the emmergency 2weeks ago because she vomit blood.they made some test on her but they got a negative result for ptb,they release her from the hospital but she ask them to comeback ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajesh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Majid Lingani Sikosana MD

told that... Since it is inactive form of TB (sputum test & chest x-ray - Negative), it is better ...I have been diagnosed with In-Active TB. My doctor started AKT-4 for treatment. After... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Majid Lingani Sikosana ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Anshul Varshney MD

Hi I am Amit(25) and I am affected from TB and my sputum test report is negative and in chest scan report found Tubercular etiology and x-ray report found Infiltrates bilateral upper zone due to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I was diagnosed with TB of the knee, should I still need sputum test? I did gold tests and is negative, my xray was clear 8 months ago. Now the social worker wants sputum. I think... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Anand M I MD

certificate issued by the doc at home states she has Sputum ABF Negative Pulmonary TB . What does this mean ...Hi my wife was detected of pulmonary TB about 3 months ago and doc had prescribed... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anand M I ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

it contains pus but negative for TB

Dr. Rakesh Sharma MD

Sputum need not be positive in all cases of TB.

Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

Hello dear, welcome to HCM forum. Can you elaborate the question? Not able to understand what you mean. Thank you.