tuberculosis

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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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The medical checkups proved that the child had bone TB particularly between the seventh and eighth ribs and could not live a normal life.
New sanatoria were also built, and orthopedic clinics were established for children and others suffering from the deformities of bone TB.