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Tb of the lymph nodes contagious

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Dr. Divakara MD

with both Lymph Node TB and TB Meningistis last June(2014). Please recommend what to do. One of my colleague ... detect any inflammation of Lymph nodes) 3) Lumbar puncture test... View answer

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

During treatment of tb lymphadenitis is it normal that you have another lymph node forming ?Does that suggest surgery or just continue the meds?its almost 6 months since I'm taking tb meds ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Hema Yadav MD

Hi, My husband is under investigation for TB of the lymph nodes. A sample has been taken from the lymph node and results are awaited. Does TB occur in one form only or can it be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hema Yadav ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

Evening. My mom has been diagnosed with Lymph node TB and Brain TB. Here is the history 2012 - Diagnosed with TB of lungs. TB treatment for 8 months and was cured. Feb 2015 -... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I have been diagnosed with colon tb. Is it contagious? my reports show that my liver is mildly enlarged and lymph nodes in upper abdomen. I do night shifts for livlihood, should i leave my job ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)

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Dr. Kumar Abhishek MD

My blood tests shows that i m affected by tb.. i have a swollen lymph node since past 6 months.. it started with a single node swelling but gradually it kept on increasing to second and third... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kumar Abhishek ( General & Family Physician)
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. Mayank Bhargava MD

My spouse a TB in lymph node near neck and there is risk of its becoming MDR TB. Is this going ... to cure MDR TB in lymph node Thanks ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mayank Bhargava ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Suman Kumar MD

My friends son has been diagnosed with lymph node TB , I have been teaching for a year now ...home tutoring . Is it contagious ? Should I be worried ? He has started treatment last week , 4... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suman Kumar ( Allergist and Immunologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Situation is : Diagnosed with TB one yr back. taken reatement for 9 mnths. No fever now, but CT scan, Xrays show lymph nodes still. FNAC from a lymph node was Positive for Smear BUT... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

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

Dr. Vipul Prajapati MD

hi dear, primary TB of lymph node is not there it is secondary to any where in lung or any other site. if pulmonary is there it is contagious. Thank you

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi I can understand your problem Kindly consult your doctor to rule out TB involving the lymph glands!