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What is ptb with undertermined activity

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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 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.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

Hi doc, may I ask you a question what is the meaning of PTB, ruled out? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( 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. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I have the result of my chest X-ray. Consider ptb. Both upper lobes. Please correlate clinically and with pertinent laboratory parameters ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

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Dr. Ramprakash MD

with PTB through a random x ray, and was started on the anti tb regimen based on her wt, which is 48kg ... to do AFB smear for 3 days, explaining that the result of which will tell us if its active or not ... View answer

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

the treatment and cured. And now no symptoms of active ptb. Is this a scar or what? I am worried to lose my job ...My chest x ray impression says that PTB, minimal both upper lobes of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

ptb of undetermined activity. i was shocked ! as what the h*** !! i dont know what happen . i dont ... if im sicked again or im already cured. i ask him if its active ptb or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

while the 2nd one reads: fibrotic ptb, activity undetermined . Now i am confused and worried with both ...Hello. I had PTB in high school and had undergone medication for 6 months. I had undergone 2... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

are unremarkable. REMARKS/CONCLUSION: Minimal PTB activity undetermined Suggest follow up chest xray ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Krishna Dubey MD

Dear friend ,it mean pulmonary tuberculosis that is inactive.May be you have history of tuberculosis that has been cured after leaving some old lesions. Thanx for query.

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

You have pulmonary tb but active or inactive , will be decided by bacteriological tests like sputum examination and bronchoscopic examination.

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 it,...