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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.
Conclusion: Tuberculosis in children is mostly spreading from household member hence deeply required to undertake active contact tracing in each new case that is diagnosed or being treated.
When you say elimination, we mean to detect and treat all tuberculosis cases to make it a rare disease from a very prevalent disease,' Ubial said on Friday afternoon, during the celebration of the World TB Day at the Quezon Institute in Quezon City, where the Philippine Tuberculosis Society is housed.
Primary gastric tuberculosis is an extremely rare condition and it may present with features of gastric outlet obstruction.
Aqui en el estado tenemos el deshonroso primer lugar en tuberculosis, pues de los alrededor de 22 mil nuevos casos registrados a escala nacional, mas de 2 mil se detectaron aqui .
Officials called for increased funding and bold political commitment to cut tuberculosis rates dramatically in its Tuesday statement.
Increasing prevalence rate of tuberculosis provides the lucrative market for the global tuberculosis therapeutics market.
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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