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Synonyms for tuberculosis

TB

Synonyms for tuberculosis

an infectious disease producing lesions especially of the lungs

Synonyms for tuberculosis

infection transmitted by inhalation or ingestion of tubercle bacilli and manifested in fever and small lesions (usually in the lungs but in various other parts of the body in acute stages)

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It was possible to achieve positive results in the fight against tuberculosis, resistant to drugs.
In 2007, the World Health Organization (WHO) adopted a policy that recommended the use of liquid culture method as a standard for tuberculosis diagnosis and case management.
Many strains of tuberculosis resist the drugs most used to treat the disease.
Existing tests for the diagnosis of extra pulmonary tuberculosis are limited in accuracy and time of diagnosis, and often require invasive procedures and special expertise.
At the moment, she said, the incidence of tuberculosis is at 323 per 100,000 persons - or about three per 10,000 persons.
A diagnosis of gastric tuberculosis with regional tubercular lymphadenitis was rendered.
Trejo Dozal indica que si Baja California tiene la mayor incidencia nacional de tuberculosis, Tijuana la concentra, a su vez, en el estado y, por consiguiente, en el pais: la media en Mexico es de 16 casos por cada 100 mil habitantes, mientras que en Baja California se eleva a 57 y en Tijuana se dispara a 74.
Only one in five people with tuberculosis were able to get adequate care in 2015, the WHO reported.
Global Tuberculosis Therapeutics Market can be segmented as following types
The Tuberculosis is treatable disease, but due to non-regularity in taking medicines in time, the patients are developing Extensive Drug Resistant Tuberculosis and Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis, which causing great difficulties to treat the disease in effective manners, informed
The proportion of spinal tuberculosis (TB) to all TB cases varied from 1% to 5% [3, 4].
On the other hand, tuberculosis is caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis and primarily affects the lungs, but it can involve extra-pulmonary sites including the skin.
One of the most important of them in India is tuberculosis (TB).
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