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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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We used PubMed search engines and Google Scholar by using medical subject titles MDR-TB, associated factors, and antituberculosis drug resistance.
Gumbo, "An oracle: antituberculosis pharmacokinetics-pharmacodynamics, clinical correlation, and clinical trial simulations to predict the future," Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol.
The treatment of tuberculosis of the thyroid gland is based on antituberculosis drugs [10, 21].
Good functional outcomes and low recurrence rates have been reported for musculoskeletal tuberculosis of the hand, with or without tendon rupture, after surgical treatment combined with antituberculosis multidrug therapy.
The infection group had a significantly higher percentage of males (p = 0.0197) and significantly older age at the start of bDMARDs/ tsDMARDs (p = 0.0325); these patients were also significantly more likely to be administered prophylaxis with an antituberculosis agent (p = 0.0458) or TMP-SMX (p = 0.0290), and the group had a significantly higher rate of comorbidities of chronic lung disease (p < 0.0001).
The favorable response to antituberculosis chemotherapy in this case supported the causative connection.
Mycobacterium tuberculosis was isolated on the sputum, susceptible to all first-line antituberculosis drugs.
Currently, the first-line antituberculosis drugs include rifampicin, streptomycin, isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol.
hombroniana for phytochemicals analysis, total phenolic and flavonoid contents, antioxidant, anti-hyperglycemic and antituberculosis activities.
The criteria for diagnosis of abdominal tuberculosis were clinical suspicion, laboratory findings, operative findings, proven histopathology, demonstration of AFB in specimens and response to antituberculosis drugs.
Fifty-five Thai patients with tuberculosis were randomly assigned to receive, in double-blind fashion, 140 mg of silymarin 3 times per day or placebo, in addition to a standard antituberculosis treatment regimen of isoniazid (5 mg/kg/day), rifampicin (10 mg/ kg/day), pyrazinamide (25 mg/kg/day), and ethambutol (15 mg/ kg/day).
Eight years earlier, the patient had been noncompliant in following an antituberculosis drug regimen, and he had active pulmonary tuberculosis.
Side effects due to primary antituberculosis drugs during the initial phase of therapy in 1149 hospitalized patients for tuberculosis.
She had had pulmonary tuberculosis in 2012 and had completed 6 months of antituberculosis treatment.
Therefore, she was finally diagnosed with PD; her antirheumatic drugs were stopped, and four-drug antituberculosis therapy was started.