Miliary tuberculosis

What is Miliary tuberculosis?

General dissemination of tubercle bacilli in the blood, resulting in the formation of miliary tubercles in various organs and tissues, and occasionally producing symptoms of profound toxemia.

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my email is aarogya123@gmail.com. what are the laboratry blood tests for miliary tuberculosis other than skin test and sputum test

doctor1 MD

dear aarogya,welcome to HealthcareMagic forum,miliary tuberculosis is tuberculosis spread by haematogenous route.it is diagnosed by chest x-ray.ct...

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I am a 52 y/o female, and 11 years ago I had a positive TB skin test. At the time, I worked in the ophthalmology clinic at a well-respected...

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Hello,

Thanks for posting your query.

Miliary Tuberculosis may present as acute, sub-acute and chronic forms.

The acute form commonly presents as...

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I am 52 yrs old female 5ft height and 72kg weight, I have hyperteneion High BP and high cholesterol and last year i suffered from miliary...

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Hello there
Your breathlessness on exertion is because of your lung condition and very less contributed by the hole in the heart

Just get treated...

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